Historical Events In 1928
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Jul 31 In the year 1928 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 Cécile Aubry, French actress on this day in history.
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 Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68) on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history william Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
Aug 07 On this day in history abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 Alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68 in the year 1928.
Aug 08 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies in the year 1928.
Aug 09 In the year 1928 bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP)
Aug 09 Frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71 in the year 1928.
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 In the year 1928 carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils
Aug 12 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam in the year 1928.
Aug 13 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1928.
Aug 13 Soviet Union Spartacan Games begins on this day in history.
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 in the year 1928.
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
Aug 24 In the year 1928 a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer on this day in history.
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1928 peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist
Aug 27 In the year 1928 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
Aug 27 On this day in history kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war
Aug 28 On this day in history james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)