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- Joseph Herlech, an archaeologist, leads an expedition into the Amazon rainforest in search of the city of El Dorado, prompted by manipulations of his dreams by the mage El Dorado. His force of will forged a path from the physical world to the Dorado Realm, which had been utterly separated from the Realm and drifted to become wholly isolated in the Umbra. After finding El Dorado, he will never leave, as the mage and other inhabitants cannot allow him to leave, lest he speak of his finds and alert their enemies.
- January 30: Adolf Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany by president von Hindenburg on the urging of his national cabinet.Joseph von Reisman throws his weight behind Germany's economy.
- The first concentration camp for political enemies is constructed in Dachau.
- March 17: Riordan Averdale is killed in a gunfight in South Boston.