Historical Events In 1928
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Jul 31 On this day in history 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 On this day in history bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
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 Ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400 m (47.8 sec) in the year 1928.
Aug 04 On this day in history udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
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 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 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies in the year 1928.
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 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 On this day in history fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
Aug 13 On this day in history soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC in the year 1928.
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 in the year 1928.
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 In the year 1928 jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) in the year 1928.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1928 karl Korte, composer
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 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war in the year 1928.
Aug 28 James Wild, music teacher on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1928 charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)