Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland on this day in history.
Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- ) on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1928 babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace
Aug 02 Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia) in the year 1928.
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) in the year 1928.
Aug 06 On this day in history janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68)
Aug 06 On this day in history william Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
Aug 07 Abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies
Aug 09 Bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP) in the year 1928.
Aug 09 Frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1928 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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1928 fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
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 On this day in history klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37
Aug 14 On this day in history laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
Aug 16 On this day in history ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce)
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) on this day in history.
Aug 24 A subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City in the year 1928.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer on this day in history.
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg in the year 1928.
Aug 26 Peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist in the year 1928.
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 In the year 1928 james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 In the year 1928 charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)