Historical Events In 1928
Saturday, 08 May 2021
May 07 England lowers age of women voters from 30 to 21 on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1928 john Ingle, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)
May 07 Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder for (Bridge of San Luis Rey) on this day in history.
May 09 Barbara Ann Scott, Ottawa Ontario, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1948) on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history constantin Dimitrescu, composer, dies at 81
May 10 In the year 1928 wGY, Schenectady begins regular TV programming
May 11 On this day in history 54th Kentucky Derby: Chick Lang aboard Reigh Count wins in 2:10.4
May 11 General Electric opens first TV-station (Schenectady NY) on this day in history.
May 12 Manuel Lujan Jr, (Rep-R-NM, 1969- ) in the year 1928.
May 12 Mussolini ends woman's rights in Italy in the year 1928.
May 12 In the year 1928 opium laws enforced
May 13 On this day in history Édouard Molinaro, French film actor, director and screenwriter
May 14 John McGraw is knocked down by a taxicab & suffers a broken leg in the year 1928.
May 15 Mickey Mouse made his 1st appearance on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1928 mickey Mouse made his first appearance
May 16 Billy Martin, baseball 2nd baseman/manager (NY Yankees, Oakland A's) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1928 edmund William Grosse, poet/author, dies
May 17 In the year 1928 9th modern Olympic games open in Amsterdam
May 17 9th modern Olympic games opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
May 18 G R Hall, nuclear scientist in the year 1928.
May 19 In the year 1928 "Firedamp" explodes in Mather PA coal mine killing 195 of 273 miners
May 19 51 frogs enter first annual "Frog Jumping Jubilee" (Angel's Camp CA) on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1928 anthony C B Chapman, England, sports car builder/autoracer (Formula 1)
May 19 In the year 1928 henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer, dies at 59
May 22 Roscoe Robinson, US gospel singer on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1928 uS Congress accept Jones-White Merchant Naval Act
May 22 In the year 1928 william HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54
May 23 On this day in history bomb attack on Italians embassy in Buenos Aires, 22 die
May 24 Record 12 future Hall of Famers take the field, as Yanks beat A's 9-7 in the year 1928.
May 24 Umberto Nobile flies airship over North Pole again in the year 1928.
May 25 On this day in history amelia Earhart (as a passenger) is 1st woman to fly Atlantic Ocean
May 25 On this day in history amelia Earhart (as a passenger) is first woman to fly Atlantic Ocean
May 25 In the year 1928 frigyes Hidas, composer
May 26 On this day in history a's commit 7 errors & lose to Yanks 7-4