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Historical Events Happened In January - 28

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

1942  On January - 28 german troops occupy Benghazi Libya  

1942  On January - 28 pablo Luna y Carne, composer, dies at 61  

1943  On January - 28 chic Blackhawks beats NY Rangers 10-1, Max Bentley scores 4 goals  

1944  683 British bombers attack Berlin on this day in history.  

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

1944  On January - 28 u-271 &U-571 sunk off Ireland  

1945  Dutch airplanes dump pamphlets on Java on January - 28.  

1945  On January - 28 general "Vinegar Joe" Stillwell &truck convoy reopen Burma Road to China  

1945  Swedish ships bring food to starving Netherlands on this day in history.  

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

1947  "Bay Psalm" book auctioned for a record $151,000 on this day in history.  

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

1948  The birth of Mikhail Baryshnikov, Soviet ballet dancer on January - 28.  

1949  On this day in history uN Security council condemns Dutch aggression in Indonesia  

1949  NY Giants sign their 1st black players, Monte Irvin & Ford Smith on January - 28.  

1949  On this day in history gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, composer, dies at 62  

1950  On January - 28 preston Tucker, auto maker, found not guilty of mail fraud  

1951  On January - 28 "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 this day in history carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, president of Finland (b.1867)  

1953  On this day in history j Fred Muggs (the chimp) joins NBC's "Today Show"  

1956  On this day in history elvis Presley's first TV appearance (Dorsey Brothers Stage Show)  

1957  On this day in history fred Stein, TV panelist (Live Begins at 80), dies at 88  

1958  On January - 28 construction began on first private thorium-uranium nuclear reactor  

1958  Dodger catcher Roy Campanella is paralyzed in an automobile wreck on January - 28.  

1959  On this day in history soviet Union wins 62-37 for first international basketball loss by US  

1959  On this day in history joseph Sprinzak, Speaker of Israel Knesset (1949-59), dies at 73  

1960  On January - 28 goon Show's final episode on BBC  

1960  Jacques de Menasce, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.  

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  The Who make their first appearance on British TV on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1225  Saint Thomas Aquinas (d. 1274) was born on this day in history.  

1312  On January - 28 birth of queen Joan II of Navarre (d. 1349)  

1457  On January - 28 birth of henry VII, Pembroke Castle, 1st Tudor king of England (1485-1509)  

1540  Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) was born on this day in history.  

1578  Cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39) was born on this day in history.  

1582  John Barclay, Scottish satirist/poet (Euphormio's Satyricon) was born on January - 28.  

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  On January - 28 charlemagne, German emperor/Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71  

1061  On this day in history death of duke Spytihněv II of Bohemia (b. 1031)  

1119  Gelasius II, [Giovannis Caetani], pope (1118-19), dies on this day in history.  

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

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

1393  On January - 28 death of earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball  

1443  Death of Robert le Maçon, Chancellor of France on January - 28.  

1528  On this day in history philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies  


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