Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland in the year 1928.
Jul 31 In the year 1928 bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
Aug 01 Babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace in the year 1928.
Aug 02 In the year 1928 mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
Aug 03 On this day in history cécile Aubry, French actress
Aug 03 On this day in history ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400 m (47.8 sec)
Aug 04 On this day in history udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
Aug 06 On this day in history janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68)
Aug 06 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1928.
Aug 07 In the year 1928 abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 Alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 08 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies in the year 1928.
Aug 09 Bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP) in the year 1928.
Aug 09 In the year 1928 frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71
Aug 10 In the year 1928 the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 Carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam
Aug 13 In the year 1928 fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
Aug 13 Soviet Union Spartacan Games begins on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1928 ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 on this day in history.
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist in the year 1928.
Aug 16 Ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1928 jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 On this day in history marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds)
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) in the year 1928.
Aug 24 In the year 1928 a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer in the year 1928.
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg in the year 1928.
Aug 26 Peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
Aug 27 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war on this day in history.
Aug 28 James Wild, music teacher on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)