Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 15 November 2019
Aug 29 On this day in history richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 On this day in history bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart)
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64 in the year 1928.
Aug 31 On this day in history brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
Aug 31 On this day in history james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
Aug 31 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king
Sep 01 George Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 In the year 1928 baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit
Sep 04 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind) in the year 1928.
Sep 06 On this day in history uSSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC in the year 1928.
Sep 09 On this day in history julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah)
Sep 09 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½" on this day in history.
Sep 10 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space) on this day in history.
Sep 11 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger on this day in history.
Sep 11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic) on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1928 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000
Sep 12 On this day in history katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess"
Sep 13 Ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor (NY's State Universities-SUNY) in the year 1928.
Sep 13 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 13 KOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions in the year 1928.
Sep 14 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) in the year 1928.
Sep 15 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva on this day in history.
Sep 16 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1928 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63)
Sep 17 Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500 in the year 1928.
Sep 18 Adam Walacinski, composer in the year 1928.
Sep 18 In the year 1928 cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928
Sep 19 In the year 1928 adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
Sep 19 In the year 1928 mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC)
Sep 19 On this day in history walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time