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Historical Events Happened In January - 28

Thursday, 26 May 2016

1942  German troops occupy Benghazi Libya on this day in history.  

1942  Pablo Luna y Carne, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1943  On this day in history chic Blackhawks beats NY Rangers 10-1, Max Bentley scores 4 goals  

1944  On this day in history 683 British bombers attack Berlin  

1944  Leonard Bernstein's "Jeremiah," premieres in Pittsburgh on this day in history.  

1944  On this day in history u-271 &U-571 sunk off Ireland  

1945  Dutch airplanes dump pamphlets on Java on this day in history.  

1945  On this day in history general "Vinegar Joe" Stillwell &truck convoy reopen Burma Road to China  

1945  On this day in history swedish ships bring food to starving Netherlands  

1945  On this day in history philip "Felix" Bekkers, actor (We Go on Trip), dies at 37  

1947  "Bay Psalm" book auctioned for a record $151,000 on January - 28.  

1947  Reynaldo Hahn, composer, dies at 72 on January - 28.  

1948  The birth of Mikhail Baryshnikov, Soviet ballet dancer on this day in history.  

1949  UN Security council condemns Dutch aggression in Indonesia on this day in history.  

1949  On January - 28 nY Giants sign their 1st black players, Monte Irvin & Ford Smith  

1949  On January - 28 gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, composer, dies at 62  

1950  On this day in history preston Tucker, auto maker, found not guilty of mail fraud  

1951  On this day in history "La Vie Commence Demain," which depicted artificial insemination &is the first X-rated movie, opened in London  

1951  On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  

1951  On January - 28 carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, president of Finland (b.1867)  

1953  J Fred Muggs (the chimp) joins NBC's "Today Show" on this day in history.  

1956  Elvis Presley's first TV appearance (Dorsey Brothers Stage Show) on January - 28.  

1957  Fred Stein, TV panelist (Live Begins at 80), dies at 88 on January - 28.  

1958  Construction began on first private thorium-uranium nuclear reactor on this day in history.  

1958  Dodger catcher Roy Campanella is paralyzed in an automobile wreck on this day in history.  

1959  Soviet Union wins 62-37 for first international basketball loss by US on this day in history.  

1959  Joseph Sprinzak, Speaker of Israel Knesset (1949-59), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1960  On this day in history goon Show's final episode on BBC  

1960  Jacques de Menasce, composer, dies at 54 on January - 28.  

1961  Republic of Rwanda proclaimed on this day in history.  

1962  On January - 28 johanne Relleke gets stung by bees 2,443 times in Rhodesia &survives  

1963  On this day in history -34F (-37C), Cynthiana KY (state record)  

1963  Jean Felix Piccard, swiss explorer, dies on his 79th birthday on January - 28.  

1965  On this day in history the Who make their first appearance on British TV  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1225  On this day in history birth of saint Thomas Aquinas (d. 1274)  

1312  On this day in history birth of queen Joan II of Navarre (d. 1349)  

1457  Henry VII, Pembroke Castle, 1st Tudor king of England (1485-1509) was born on January - 28.  

1540  Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) was born on January - 28.  

1578  On this day in history birth of cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39)  

1582  On January - 28 birth of john Barclay, Scottish satirist/poet (Euphormio's Satyricon)  

1600  Clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Pistoia, Italy, 238th pope (1667-69) was born on this day in history.  

1608  Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In January - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0814  Charlemagne, German emperor/Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71 on January - 28.  

1061  Death of Duke Spytihněv II of Bohemia (b. 1031) on this day in history.  

1119  On this day in history gelasius II, [Giovannis Caetani], pope (1118-19), dies  

1256  On this day in history willem II, earl of Holland/German emperor (1238, 47-56), dies at 22  

1271  Death of Isabella of Aragon, queen of Philip III of France (b. 1247) on this day in history.  

1393  Death of Earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball on this day in history.  

1443  On January - 28 death of robert le Maçon, Chancellor of France  

1528  Philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies on this day in history.  

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