1938

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Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:19th century20th century21st century
Decades:1900s  1910s  1920s  – 1930s –  1940s  1950s  1960s
Years:1935 1936 193719381939 1940 1941
 
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This article is about the year 1938. For the EP by Soul-Junk, see 1938 (EP).
Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:19th century20th century21st century
Decades:1900s  1910s  1920s  – 1930s –  1940s  1950s  1960s
Years:1935 1936 193719381939 1940 1941
1938 by topic:
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1938 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1938
MCMXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita2691
Armenian calendar1387
ԹՎ ՌՅՁԷ
Assyrian calendar6688
Bahá'í calendar94–95
Bengali calendar1345
Berber calendar2888
British Regnal yearGeo. 6 – 3 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar2482
Burmese calendar1300
Byzantine calendar7446–7447
Chinese calendar丁丑(Fire Ox)
4634 or 4574
    — to —
戊寅年 (Earth Tiger)
4635 or 4575
Coptic calendar1654–1655
Discordian calendar3104
Ethiopian calendar1930–1931
Hebrew calendar5698–5699
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1994–1995
 - Shaka Samvat1860–1861
 - Kali Yuga5039–5040
Holocene calendar11938
Igbo calendar938–939
Iranian calendar1316–1317
Islamic calendar1356–1357
Japanese calendarShōwa 13
(昭和13年)
Juche calendar27
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4271
Minguo calendarROC 27
民國27年
Thai solar calendar2481

1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter B), the 1938th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 938th year of the 2nd millennium, the 38th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1930s decade.

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January 16: Benny Goodman in New York City
January 27: Niagara Bridge collapses in ice.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Daily Pilot - Serving Newport Beach & Costa Mesa, California". Archived from the original on 2009-05-20. Retrieved 2009-05-18. 
  2. ^ a b Nazi Germany and the Jews: 1938 – “The Fateful Year” on the Yad Vashem website
  3. ^ It Came From Within... 71 Years Since Kristallnacht - Online exhibition from Yad Vashem, including survivor testimonies, archival footage, photos, and stories.
  4. ^ Ives, Herbert E.; Stilwell, G. R. (1938). "An Experimental Study of the Rate of a Moving Atomic Clock". Journal of the Optical Society of America 28 (7): 215–19. Bibcode:1938JOSA...28..215I. doi:10.1364/JOSA.28.000215. Retrieved 2011-09-23.