Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 25 August 2019
Jul 31 In the year 1928 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 In the year 1928 bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
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 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 On this day in history udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
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 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 In the year 1928 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 The birth of James Dean, American film actor in the year 1928.
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 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 On this day in history laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
Aug 16 Ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce) in the year 1928.
Aug 17 In the year 1928 jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 On this day in history marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds)
Aug 21 In the year 1928 gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
Aug 24 A subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1928 kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war
Aug 28 James Wild, music teacher in the year 1928.
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) in the year 1928.