Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland in the year 1928.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 Udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64) in the year 1928.
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 In the year 1928 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) in the year 1928.
Aug 09 In the year 1928 frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 Carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils in the year 1928.
Aug 12 On this day in history 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam
Aug 13 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1928 soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
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 On this day in history laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
Aug 16 In the year 1928 ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce)
Aug 17 Jean R Adams, entomologist in the year 1928.
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) in the year 1928.
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) in the year 1928.
Aug 24 A subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City in the year 1928.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer in the year 1928.
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg on this day in history.
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 in the year 1928.
Aug 28 James Wild, music teacher in the year 1928.
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) on this day in history.