Historical Events In 1928
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Aug 29 In the year 1928 richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
Aug 31 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 01 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1928 george Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66)
Sep 02 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 In the year 1928 baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit
Sep 04 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind) in the year 1928.
Sep 06 On this day in history uSSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC in the year 1928.
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" on this day in history.
Sep 10 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space) in the year 1928.
Sep 11 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger in the year 1928.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 15 400 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 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) in the year 1928.
Sep 17 In the year 1928 hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500
Sep 18 On this day in history adam Walacinski, composer
Sep 18 Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928 on this day in history.
Sep 19 Adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct) on this day in history.
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