Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jun 14 The birth of Ernesto (Che) Guevera, Revolutionary hero2007 The Green Party enters government for the first time in Ireland, with Fianna Fáil and the Progressive Democrats in the year 1928.
Jun 15 Ty Cobb, 41, steals home for 50th & final time in the year 1928.
Jun 16 Harold Hanham, vice chancellor (Lancaster University) on this day in history.
Jun 17 Amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become 1st woman (passenger) to fly Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz) in the year 1928.
Jun 17 Amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become first woman to fly the Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz) on this day in history.
Jun 17 Ramon de Basterra, Spanish writer/diplomat (Virulo, mocedades), dies in the year 1928.
Jun 18 In the year 1928 amelia Earhart becomes 1st female to fly across Atlantic Ocean
Jun 18 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the Atlantic. Her solo flight from Newfoundland to Wales took 21 hours on this day in history.
Jun 18 Roald E G Amundsen, Norwegian pole explorer, dies in the year 1928.
Jun 19 In the year 1928 amelia Erhart flies across the Atlantic Ocean, the first woman to do so in a 21-hour flight to Wales.
Jun 20 On this day in history david Mitchell, British MP
Jun 22 On this day in history george Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba), dies at 46
Jun 23 On this day in history thomas H Rollinson, composer, dies at 84
Jun 24 32nd US Golf Open: Johnny Farrell shoots a 294 at Olympia Fields Ill in the year 1928.
Jun 25 NY Giant Fred Lindstrom ties record of 9 hits in a doubleheader in the year 1928.
Jun 25 In the year 1928 william Joseph Russo, composer
Jun 28 In the year 1928 alfred E Smith (NY-Gov) nominated for president at Dem Convention
Jun 28 In the year 1928 andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, cybernetician stage producer/lyricist
Jun 29 In the year 1928 ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
Jun 29 In the year 1928 the Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened.
Jun 30 On this day in history frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic
Jun 30 Radio Service Bulletin lists radio stations call signs that are to be changed to conform with international standards on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1928 constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World)
Jul 02 On this day in history british parliament accept female sufferage
Jul 03 1st color TV broadcast in London (John Logic Baird) in the year 1928.
Jul 03 Evelyn Anthony, English historical writer (Poellenberg Inheritance) on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1928 first color TV transmission, made by John Logie Baird
Jul 05 Warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke) on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1928 1st all-talking motion picture shown in NY (Lights of NY)
Jul 06 The first all-talking motion picture shown, in NY (Lights of NY) in the year 1928.
Jul 06 In the year 1928 worlds largest hailstone 1« lbs (17') falls in Potter Nebraska
Jul 07 On this day in history 41st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats L de Alvarez (62 63)
Jul 07 On this day in history colleen Summers, Pasadena Calif, vocal overdubber
Jul 08 On this day in history carol Henry, Newark NJ, choreographer (Garry Moore Show)