Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 07 August 2022
Aug 29 In the year 1928 richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 In the year 1928 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 on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
Aug 31 In the year 1928 james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
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 On this day in history george Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66)
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 07 On this day in history sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC
Sep 09 Julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½"
Sep 10 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space) in the year 1928.
Sep 11 In the year 1928 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger
Sep 11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic) in the year 1928.
Sep 12 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 in the year 1928.
Sep 12 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess" on this day in history.
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 In the year 1928 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 On this day in history hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) in the year 1928.
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 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 On this day in history walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time