Historical Events In April - 28
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
1936 On this day in history foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies
1937 On this day in history the first animated cartoon electric sign displayed (NYC)
1937 On April - 28 the first commercial flight across the Pacific, Pan Am
1937 On this day in history 1st animated cartoon electric sign displayed (NYC)
1937 Saddam Hussein, [At-Takriti], president of Iraq (1979- ) on April - 28.
1938 On this day in history king Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary
1938 Beverly F Albert, architect on April - 28.
1939 On April - 28 hitler claims German-Polish non-attack treaty still in effect
1940 On April - 28 glenn Miller records "Pennsylvania 6-5000"
1941 On this day in history sgt. John Daniel Hinton, 20th NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at Kalamai, Greece
1941 On this day in history the birth of Ann Margret, Swedish actress
1941 On April - 28 last British troops in Greece surrenders
1941 On April - 28 ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy)
1942 On April - 28 nightly "dim-out" begins along the East Coast
1942 On April - 28 "WW II" titled so, as result of Gallup Poll
1943 1st performance of Marc Blitzstein's "Freedom Morning" on this day in history.
1944 On April - 28 u.S. LSTs attacked during Operation Tiger
1944 Stalin meets Polish/US priest S Orlemanski on April - 28.
1945 Bernito Mussolini Fascist leader & mistress captured, tried, & shot on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history italian dictator Benito Mussolini shot by Italian partisans
1945 On April - 28 the birth of Bernito Mussolini, Italian fascist leader
1945 British commands attack Elbe & occupies Lauenburg on April - 28.
1945 Bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot on this day in history.
1947 Thor Heyerdahl & "Kon-Tiki" sail from Peru to Polynesia on April - 28.
1949 On this day in history bkln, Commish Chandler suspends Durocher but he is absolved on May 3 NY fan charges Leo Durocher with assault after Giants lose 15-2 to
1950 On April - 28 bhumibol Adulyadej marries Queen Sirikit after their quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 19, 1949.
1952 Ratification by Australia of peace treaty with Japan and official end of British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF), Japan on this day in history.
1952 The United States end their occupation of Japan on this day in history.
1952 On April - 28 wW II Pacific peace treaty takes effect
1952 Patty Berg wins LPGA Richmond Golf Open on April - 28.
1955 On April - 28 wBIQ TV channel 10 in Birmingham, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
1955 Lode Cantens, Flemish playwrite (Gnomes of the City), dies at 43 on April - 28.
1956 Last French troop leave Vietnam on April - 28.
1957 On April - 28 patty Berg wins LPGA Western Golf Open