Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 18 June 2021
Jun 14 In the year 1928 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.
Jun 15 Ty Cobb, 41, steals home for 50th & final time on this day in history.
Jun 16 Harold Hanham, vice chancellor (Lancaster University) in the year 1928.
Jun 17 Amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become 1st woman (passenger) to fly Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz) on this day in history.
Jun 17 Amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become first woman to fly the Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz) in the year 1928.
Jun 17 On this day in history ramon de Basterra, Spanish writer/diplomat (Virulo, mocedades), dies
Jun 18 On this day in history 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 in the year 1928.
Jun 18 Roald E G Amundsen, Norwegian pole explorer, dies in the year 1928.
Jun 19 On this day in history amelia Erhart flies across the Atlantic Ocean, the first woman to do so in a 21-hour flight to Wales.
Jun 20 In the year 1928 david Mitchell, British MP
Jun 22 In the year 1928 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 on this day in history.
Jun 25 William Joseph Russo, composer in the year 1928.
Jun 28 Alfred E Smith (NY-Gov) nominated for president at Dem Convention on this day in history.
Jun 28 Andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, cybernetician stage producer/lyricist on this day in history.
Jun 29 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park) on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history the Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened.
Jun 30 Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history radio Service Bulletin lists radio stations call signs that are to be changed to conform with international standards
Jul 01 In the year 1928 constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World)
Jul 02 British parliament accept female sufferage on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history 1st color TV broadcast in London (John Logic Baird)
Jul 03 In the year 1928 evelyn Anthony, English historical writer (Poellenberg Inheritance)
Jul 03 First color TV transmission, made by John Logie Baird in the year 1928.
Jul 05 In the year 1928 warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke)
Jul 06 In the year 1928 1st all-talking motion picture shown in NY (Lights of NY)
Jul 06 On this day in history the first all-talking motion picture shown, in NY (Lights of NY)
Jul 06 Worlds largest hailstone 1« lbs (17') falls in Potter Nebraska in the year 1928.
Jul 07 On this day in history 41st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats L de Alvarez (62 63)
Jul 07 In the year 1928 colleen Summers, Pasadena Calif, vocal overdubber
Jul 08 Carol Henry, Newark NJ, choreographer (Garry Moore Show) in the year 1928.