Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Aug 29 Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72 in the year 1928.
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 On this day in history wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64
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 in the year 1928.
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 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1928 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) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½" in the year 1928.
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 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 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess" in the year 1928.
Sep 13 In the year 1928 ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor (NY's State Universities-SUNY)
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 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva
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 In the year 1928 adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
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