What Happened On 9th November 1938 In History

November 9th (1938) was a Wednesday. It's the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 53 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 9th November, 1938

  • » The Nazi German diplomat Ernst vom Rath dies from the fatal gunshot wounds of Jewish resistance fighter Herschel Grynszpan, an act which the Nazis used as an excuse to instigate the 1938 national pogrom, also known as Kristallnacht (Crystal Night).

Famous Birthdays on November 9 in 1938

  • » Ti-Grace Atkinson, American author and critic

November 9th Famous Deaths for 1938

  • » Vasily Blyukher, Russian marshal (b. 1889)

November 9th Holidays in History

  • » Public holidays in Pakistan called Birthday of Muhammad Iqbal (Pakistan)
  • » Christian Calendar of Saints known as Feast Day:
  • » Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
  • » Theodore of Amasea (Roman Catholic Church)
  • » Vitonus
  • » Benignus of Armagh
  • » Margery Kempe (Church of England)
  • » Martin Chemnitz (Lutheran)
  • » November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Dia de los ├▒atitas e.g Day of the Skulls or 'Dia de los ├▒atitas' (Bolivia)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Cambodia from France in 1953.
  • » Schicksalstag (Germany)

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