Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland in the year 1928.
Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- ) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace in the year 1928.
Aug 02 Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia) in the year 1928.
Aug 03 Cécile Aubry, French actress in the year 1928.
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 Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68) on this day in history.
Aug 06 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1928.
Aug 07 On this day in history abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 On this day in history alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68
Aug 08 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies on this day in history.
Aug 09 Bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP) on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1928 soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC in the year 1928.
Aug 14 In the year 1928 klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist in the year 1928.
Aug 16 In the year 1928 ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce)
Aug 17 In the year 1928 jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 In the year 1928 marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds)
Aug 21 On this day in history gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
Aug 24 On this day in history a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer in the year 1928.
Aug 25 In the year 1928 tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg
Aug 26 On this day in history peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist
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 in the year 1928.
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) in the year 1928.