September 21, 1938 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Hurricane (183 MPH winds) in New England kills 700
  • The Great Hurricane of 1938 makes landfall on Long Island in New York. The death toll is estimated at 500-700 people.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Winston Churchill condemns Hitler's annexation of Czechoslovakia

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Deaths in History

  • Ivana Brlic-Mazuranic Croatian writer (b. 1874)