Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 16 November 2018
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 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) on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history cécile Aubry, French actress
Aug 03 In the year 1928 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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1928 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 On this day in history stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies
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 Carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils in the year 1928.
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 In the year 1928 ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC
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 Jean R Adams, entomologist in the year 1928.
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 In the year 1928 a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 In the year 1928 karl Korte, composer
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 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 On this day in history james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)