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Historical Events In April - 28

Thursday, 02 July 2020

1878  On April - 28 the birth of Lionel Barrymore, American actor  

1878  On this day in history lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], Phila, actor (Free Soul, Dr Kildare)  

1879  Edgar Tytgat, Flemish painter/etcher on this day in history.  

1881  Robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies on this day in history.  

1882  Alberto Pirelli, Italian industrialist on April - 28.  

1886  Erich Salomon, German photographer on this day in history.  

1887  Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67 on April - 28.  

1888  Henry DG Crerar, Canadian general (WW I/Italy/Netherland) on this day in history.  

1889  Antonio de Oliveira Salazar, premier/dictator Portugal (1932-68) on April - 28.  

1892  On April - 28 1st performance of Antonin Dvor├ík's overture "Carneval"  

1892  Georges Antoine, composer on April - 28.  

1896  On April - 28 heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies  

1900  On April - 28 bruno Apitz, writer  

1901  1st soccer game between Belgium (8) & Netherlands (0) on April - 28.  

1901  On this day in history corry Vonk, [Cornelia D], wife of Wim Kan (ABC-cabaret)  

1902  Using the ISO 8601 standard Year Zero definition for the Gregorian calendar preceded by the Julian calendar, the one billionth minute since the start of January 1, Year Zero occurs at 10:40 AM on this date on April - 28.  

1903  M Wolf discovers asteroid #509 Iolanda on this day in history.  

1906  The birth of Kurt Gödel, czech mathematician on April - 28.  

1906  On April - 28 bartholomeus J "Bart" Bok, Dutch/US astronomer (Milky Way)  

1908  On this day in history arnoud Breeveld, Suriname bishop  

1910  The first night air flight (Claude Grahame-White, England) on April - 28.  

1910  On April - 28 1st night air flight (Claude Grahame-White, England)  

1911  Frans Vroons, actor/tenor/director (Neth Opera) on this day in history.  

1912  On this day in history odette Hallowes, British classified agent in France (WW II)  

1913  G Neujmin discovers asteroid #751 Faina on this day in history.  

1913  J Palisa discovers asteroid #750 Oskar on April - 28.  

1914  On April - 28 181 die in coal mine collapse at Eccles WV  

1914  On this day in history f Kaiser discovers asteroid #788 Hohensteina  

1914  W H Carrier patents air conditioner on this day in history.  

1914  On April - 28 skuli Halldorsson, composer  

1916  On this day in history m Wolf discovers asteroid #826 Henrika  

1917  On April - 28 joop Waasdorp, Dutch writer (Naked Life)  

1919  On this day in history the first jump with Army Air Corp (rip-cord type) parachute (Les Irvin)  

1919  1st jump with Army Air Corp (rip-cord type) parachute (Les Irvin) on April - 28.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1442  On this day in history birth of edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83)  

1545  On this day in history birth of yi Sun-sin, Korean admiral (d. 1598)  

1592  George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral was born on April - 28.  

1630  On this day in history birth of charles Cotton, English poet (d. 1687)  

1686  Michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1721) was born on April - 28.  

1715  Franz Sparry, composer was born on this day in history.  

1748  Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer was born on this day in history.  

1750  Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer was born on April - 28.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1089  On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies  

1109  On this day in history hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies  

1192  Death of Conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s) on this day in history.  

1498  Death of Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician on April - 28.  

1533  On April - 28 death of nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461)  

1710  Death of Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.  

1716  Death of Louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673) on April - 28.  

1726  Death of Thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (b. 1653) on April - 28.  

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