- Indiana Jones travels to South America looking for an American geologist who's gone missing. Locating him in a tiny village at the foot of the Andes that's surrounded by strange natives, the geologist gives Indy a golden talisman, the Feathered Serpent, before dying from illness.
- A earthquake occours in China.
- The Olympic Games: Elsa Schneider wins a silver medal in the 50-meter freestyle.
- By this year, the Nazi party have became the largest party in Germany.
- Spring: the archeological work on Tutankhamun's tomb is completed. Howard Carter leaves Egypt and returns to England.
- August: Wolfgang S. Staubig while in Dubrovnik finds a copy of The Book of the Spells of Merlin.
- Fall: Japanese forces bomb Shanghai.
- Indiana Jones und die Gefiederte Schlange
- Indiana Jones and the Dragon of Vengeance (Mentioned only)
- Grail Diary
- So Then What Happened? (Non-fiction source)
- Indiana Jones Artifacts
- Indiana Jones: The Ultimate Guide
- Howard Carter and the Tomb of Tutankhamun (Non-fiction source)
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