Historical Events In April - 28
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
1936 On this day in history foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies
1937 The first animated cartoon electric sign displayed (NYC) on April - 28.
1937 On this day in history the first commercial flight across the Pacific, Pan Am
1937 1st animated cartoon electric sign displayed (NYC) on this day in history.
1937 Saddam Hussein, [At-Takriti], president of Iraq (1979- ) on this day in history.
1938 On April - 28 king Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary
1938 On this day in history beverly F Albert, architect
1939 Hitler claims German-Polish non-attack treaty still in effect on this day in history.
1940 On this day in history glenn Miller records "Pennsylvania 6-5000"
1941 Sgt. John Daniel Hinton, 20th NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at Kalamai, Greece on April - 28.
1941 On this day in history the birth of Ann Margret, Swedish actress
1941 On April - 28 last British troops in Greece surrenders
1941 Ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy) on April - 28.
1942 On April - 28 nightly "dim-out" begins along the East Coast
1942 On this day in history "WW II" titled so, as result of Gallup Poll
1943 On April - 28 1st performance of Marc Blitzstein's "Freedom Morning"
1944 U.S. LSTs attacked during Operation Tiger on this day in history.
1944 Stalin meets Polish/US priest S Orlemanski on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history bernito Mussolini Fascist leader & mistress captured, tried, & shot
1945 Italian dictator Benito Mussolini shot by Italian partisans on April - 28.
1945 On April - 28 the birth of Bernito Mussolini, Italian fascist leader
1945 On this day in history british commands attack Elbe & occupies Lauenburg
1945 Bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot on April - 28.
1947 Thor Heyerdahl & "Kon-Tiki" sail from Peru to Polynesia on this day in history.
1949 On April - 28 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 Bhumibol Adulyadej marries Queen Sirikit after their quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 19, 1949 on April - 28.
1952 Ratification by Australia of peace treaty with Japan and official end of British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF), Japan on April - 28.
1952 On April - 28 the United States end their occupation of Japan.
1952 WW II Pacific peace treaty takes effect on this day in history.
1952 Patty Berg wins LPGA Richmond Golf Open on April - 28.
1955 WBIQ TV channel 10 in Birmingham, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting on April - 28.
1955 On April - 28 lode Cantens, Flemish playwrite (Gnomes of the City), dies at 43
1956 Last French troop leave Vietnam on April - 28.
1957 On this day in history patty Berg wins LPGA Western Golf Open