Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1938. 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, 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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1938 film releases January–March. January 1938 January 6 In Old Chicago; March 1938 March 26 Jezebel; April–June. April 1938 April 7 The Adventures of Marco Polo; April 22 Test Pilot; May 1938 May 14 The Adventures of Robin Hood; June 1938 June 2 Three Comrades; July–September. July 1938 July 8 Marie Antoinette; August 1938 August 5
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The 1938 New England Hurricane was one of the deadliest and most destructive tropical cyclones to strike Long Island, New York, and New England. The storm formed near the coast of Africa on September 9, becoming a Category 5 hurricane on the Saffir–Simpson hurricane scale, before making landfall as a Category 3 hurricane on Long Island on September 21. It is estimated that the hurricane killed 682 people, damaged or destroyed more than 57,000 homes, and caused property losses estimated at...
The Atlantic hurricane reanalysis project analyzed the 1938 Atlantic hurricane season in 2012, and Weather Bureau forecaster Ivan Ray Tannehill noted that the knowledge of the storm's existence remained tenuous until September 17 when the cyclone had already increased to a hurricane. Based on land and marine observations, the reanalysis project concluded that the 1938 hurricane began as a tropical depression just off the coast of West Africa at 12:00 UTC on September 9, becoming the sixth tropic
In 1938, United States forecasting lagged behind forecasting in Europe, where new techniques were being used to analyze air masses, taking into account the influence of fronts. A confidential report was released by the United States Forest Service, the parent agency of the United States Weather Bureau. It described the weather bureau's forecasting as "a sorry state of affairs" where forecasters had poor training and systematic planning was not used, and where forecasters had to "scrape by" to ge
The majority of the storm damage was from storm surge and wind. Damage was estimated at $308 million, the equivalent of $5.1 billion adjusted for inflation in 2016 dollars, making it among the most costly hurricanes to strike the U.S. mainland. It is estimated that, if an identical hurricane had struck in 2005, it would have caused $39.2 billion in damage due to changes in population and infrastructure. Approximately 600 people died in the storm in New England, most in Rhode Island, and up to 10
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Eventes. 18 de aprile - Li unesmi aperio de li fiktionali super-heroe, "Superman," in li komiki-libre "Action Comics #1."; Naskos. 8 de aprile - Kofi Annan, sekretariali generale de li unati nationes.
Het jaar 1938 is een jaartal volgens de christelijke jaartelling.. Gebeurtenissen januari. 1 - Het Belgisch Vakverbond, voorloper van het ABVV, wordt opgericht.; 1 - De N.V. Nederlandsche Spoorwegen wordt opgericht uit een fusie van de Hollandsche IJzeren Spoorweg-Maatschappij en de Maatschappij tot Exploitatie van Staatsspoorwegen.