Historical Events In 1928
Monday, 20 January 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) in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India on this day in history.
Aug 30 Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64 in the year 1928.
Aug 31 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres in the year 1928.
Aug 31 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) on this day in history.
Aug 31 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1928 albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king
Sep 01 In the year 1928 george Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66)
Sep 02 In the year 1928 miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit in the year 1928.
Sep 04 On this day in history dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
Sep 06 In the year 1928 uSSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 09 Julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) in the year 1928.
Sep 09 On this day in history silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½"
Sep 10 In the year 1928 leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space)
Sep 11 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger in the year 1928.
Sep 11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic) on this day in history.
Sep 12 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 13 KOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
Sep 14 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) in the year 1928.
Sep 15 On this day in history 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva
Sep 16 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die in the year 1928.
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500 on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history adam Walacinski, composer
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 Mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC) in the year 1928.
Sep 19 On this day in history walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time