Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 03 April 2020
Aug 29 Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72 in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India
Aug 30 Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64 in the year 1928.
Aug 31 In the year 1928 brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
Aug 31 In the year 1928 james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
Aug 31 In the year 1928 the birth of James Coburn, American film actor
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 Miloslav Istvan, composer on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit
Sep 04 On this day in history dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
Sep 06 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact in the year 1928.
Sep 07 In the year 1928 sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC
Sep 09 Julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) in the year 1928.
Sep 09 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½" on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space)
Sep 11 In the year 1928 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger
Sep 11 On this day in history earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
Sep 12 On this day in history -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000
Sep 12 In the year 1928 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 On this day in history italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66
Sep 13 On this day in history kOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions
Sep 14 On this day in history albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers)
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 17 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 18 Adam Walacinski, composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928 in the year 1928.
Sep 19 Adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct) in the year 1928.
Sep 19 Mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC) in the year 1928.
Sep 19 Walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time on this day in history.