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Historical Events In April - 28

Thursday, 02 July 2020

1976  On this day in history eugen Roth, writer, dies at 81  

1977  Christopher Boyce convicted for selling secrets on April - 28.  

1977  On April - 28 ricardo Cortez, actor/director (Bad Company, Flesh), dies at 87  

1979  Feliks Roderyk Labunski, composer, dies at 86 on April - 28.  

1980  Alfred Hitchcock Diedfrom Liver Failure and Heart Problems on this day in history.  

1980  Cyrus Vance, Carter's Secretary of State, resigns on this day in history.  

1980  Tommy Caldwell rocker (Marshall Tucker Band), dies on April - 28.  

1980  On this day in history dee Carroll, [Betty Jean Marsh], actress (Mad Bomber, Split), dies  

1981  Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker welterweight champ (1922-26) dies at 79 on April - 28.  

1981  Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight champ (1922-26) dies at 79 on April - 28.  

1982  On April - 28 e Bowell discovers asteroids #2956 Yeomans & #3253 Gradie  

1982  On this day in history l G Taff discovers asteroid #3343 Nedzel  

1982  On April - 28 bert van Dongen, [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer/actor, dies at 66  

1983  On April - 28 ron James, cricketer (NSW's Sheffield Shield capt 1949-50), dies  

1984  On April - 28 glen H Taylor, US senator/VP candidate (1948), dies at 80  

1986  On April - 28 chernobyl, USSR site of world's worst nuclear power plant disaster  

1987  On this day in history ben Linder development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua  

1987  On this day in history ben Linder, development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua  

1988  Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 roof tears off in flight; kills stewardess on this day in history.  

1988  NJ Devils set all time playoff mark for penalty minutes on this day in history.  

1989  On this day in history olaff J de Landell [JB van Sparwoude], Dutch writer, dies at 77  

1990  On this day in history "Chorus Line" closes on Broadway after 6,137 performances (15 yrs)  

1990  Jean Blazer Baney, entertainer, dies on this day in history.  

1991  Ken Curtis actor (Gunsmoke), dies at 74 on this day in history.  

1991  Space Shuttle STS 39 (Discovery 12) launched on this day in history.  

1991  The birth of Ken Curtis, American actor on this day in history.  

1991  On this day in history floyd B McKissick, US founder (CORE), dies  

1992  On this day in history francis Bacon, Irish/British abstract painter, dies at 82  

1993  On this day in history sECDEF memo orders Armed Forces to train and assign women on combat aircraft and most combat ships, but not to ground combat positions.  

1993  On April - 28 jim Valvano, basketball coach (NC State), dies of cancer at 47  

1995  On April - 28 andrew Salkey, author editor/broadcaster, dies at 67  

1996  Giles Grangier, film director, dies at 84 on April - 28.  

1997  On this day in history susan Seddon Boulet, artist, dies of cancer at 45  

2001  Dennis Tito, a millionaire, becomes the first space tourist on April - 28.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1442  Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) was born on this day in history.  

1545  On April - 28 birth of yi Sun-sin, Korean admiral (d. 1598)  

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

1630  Charles Cotton, English poet (d. 1687) was born on April - 28.  

1686  On April - 28 birth of michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1721)  

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

1748  On April - 28 birth of lorenz Justinian Ott, composer  

1750  Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1089  Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on this day in history.  

1109  On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies  

1192  On this day in history death of conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s)  

1498  On April - 28 death of henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician  

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

1710  On April - 28 death of thomas Betterton, English actor  

1716  On April - 28 death of louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673)  

1726  Death of Thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (b. 1653) on this day in history.  

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