November 10, 1938 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 8.3 earthquake shakes East of Shumagin Islands, Alaska
  • Nobel for literature awarded to Pearl Buck (Good Earth)
  • Second day of Kristallnacht: pogrom against the Jews in Germany and Austria after assassination of a German diplomat in Paris

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, founder and the first President of Republic of Turkey (b. 1881)

President and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
President and founder of the Republic of Turkey
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk