Historical Events In April - 28
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
1936 On this day in history foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies
1937 On April - 28 the first animated cartoon electric sign displayed (NYC)
1937 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1938 On this day in history king Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary
1938 On April - 28 beverly F Albert, architect
1939 On April - 28 hitler claims German-Polish non-attack treaty still in effect
1940 Glenn Miller records "Pennsylvania 6-5000" on this day in history.
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 this day in history last British troops in Greece surrenders
1941 On April - 28 ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy)
1942 Nightly "dim-out" begins along the East Coast on April - 28.
1942 On April - 28 "WW II" titled so, as result of Gallup Poll
1943 On April - 28 1st performance of Marc Blitzstein's "Freedom Morning"
1944 On this day in history u.S. LSTs attacked during Operation Tiger
1944 On April - 28 stalin meets Polish/US priest S Orlemanski
1945 On April - 28 bernito Mussolini Fascist leader & mistress captured, tried, & shot
1945 On this day in history italian dictator Benito Mussolini shot by Italian partisans
1945 The birth of Bernito Mussolini, Italian fascist leader on April - 28.
1945 British commands attack Elbe & occupies Lauenburg on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot
1947 On this day in history thor Heyerdahl & "Kon-Tiki" sail from Peru to Polynesia
1949 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 on this day in history.
1950 Bhumibol Adulyadej marries Queen Sirikit after their quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 19, 1949 on this day in history.
1952 On April - 28 ratification by Australia of peace treaty with Japan and official end of British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF), Japan
1952 On April - 28 the United States end their occupation of Japan.
1952 On April - 28 wW II Pacific peace treaty takes effect
1952 On April - 28 patty Berg wins LPGA Richmond Golf Open
1955 WBIQ TV channel 10 in Birmingham, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting on April - 28.
1955 On this day in history lode Cantens, Flemish playwrite (Gnomes of the City), dies at 43
1956 Last French troop leave Vietnam on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history patty Berg wins LPGA Western Golf Open