Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Jul 31 On this day in history 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- ) on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1928.
Aug 06 In the year 1928 william Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
Aug 07 In the year 1928 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 In the year 1928 stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies
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 In the year 1928 the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 On this day in history carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils
Aug 12 In the year 1928 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam
Aug 13 In the year 1928 fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
Aug 13 Soviet Union Spartacan Games begins on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
Aug 24 A subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City in the year 1928.
Aug 25 In the year 1928 karl Korte, composer
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 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 In the year 1928 james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)