Historical Events In 1928
Thursday, 17 January 2019
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) 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 on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1928 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 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history george Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66)
Sep 02 Miloslav Istvan, composer on this day in history.
Sep 03 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit in the year 1928.
Sep 04 In the year 1928 dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
Sep 06 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact on this day in history.
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC in the year 1928.
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" 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 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger on this day in history.
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 12 On this day in history 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 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66 in the year 1928.
Sep 13 In the year 1928 kOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions
Sep 14 In the year 1928 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 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) in the year 1928.
Sep 17 On this day in history hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500
Sep 18 In the year 1928 adam Walacinski, composer
Sep 18 On this day in history 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 Mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC) on this day in history.
Sep 19 Walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time on this day in history.