Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Aug 29 Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1928 bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart)
Aug 30 In the year 1928 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 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres on this day in history.
Aug 31 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1928 the birth of James Coburn, American film actor
Sep 01 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king on this day in history.
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 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit on this day in history.
Sep 04 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind) in the year 1928.
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 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 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 On this day in history earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
Sep 12 In the year 1928 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000
Sep 12 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess" in the year 1928.
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 15 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva in the year 1928.
Sep 16 In the year 1928 hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die
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 on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1928 adam Walacinski, composer
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 On this day in history mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC)
Sep 19 In the year 1928 walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time