Historical Events In 1928
Thursday, 19 September 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 In the year 1928 wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64
Aug 31 On this day in history brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
Aug 31 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) in the year 1928.
Aug 31 On this day in history the birth of James Coburn, American film actor
Sep 01 In the year 1928 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 in the year 1928.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1928 julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah)
Sep 09 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½" in the year 1928.
Sep 10 In the year 1928 leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space)
Sep 11 On this day in history 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger
Sep 11 In the year 1928 earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
Sep 12 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 in the year 1928.
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) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1928 albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers)
Sep 15 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva in the year 1928.
Sep 16 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1928 hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500
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) on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1928 mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC)
Sep 19 Walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time on this day in history.