Historical Events In 1928
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Jul 31 In the year 1928 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- ) in the year 1928.
Aug 01 On this day in history babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace
Aug 02 On this day in history mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
Aug 03 In the year 1928 cécile Aubry, French actress
Aug 03 Ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400 m (47.8 sec) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
Aug 06 In the year 1928 janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68)
Aug 06 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 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 On this day in history soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37
Aug 14 In the year 1928 laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
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 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) on this day in history.
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) in the year 1928.
Aug 24 On this day in history a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 On this day in history karl Korte, composer
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg on this day in history.
Aug 26 Peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist on this day in history.
Aug 27 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident in the year 1928.
Aug 27 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1928 james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) in the year 1928.