Historical Events In 1928
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace
Aug 02 In the year 1928 mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
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 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) 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 Frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
Aug 13 In the year 1928 soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 On this day in history ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 on this day in history.
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist on this day in history.
Aug 16 Ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce) in the year 1928.
Aug 17 Jean R Adams, entomologist on this day in history.
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) in the year 1928.
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 On this day in history karl Korte, composer
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg in the year 1928.
Aug 26 In the year 1928 peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist
Aug 27 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident on this day in history.
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 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)