Historical Events In December - 28
Thursday, 18 April 2019
1945 The President directed that the Coast Guard be transferred from the Navy and returned to the jurisdiction of the Treasury Department on this day in history.
1945 On December - 28 theodore Dreiser, novelist (An American Tragedy), dies at 74
1946 Carrie Jacobs Bond, American composer (I Love You Truly), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history chic Cards beat Phila Eagles 28-21 in NFL championship game
1947 On December - 28 victor Emmanuel III, king of Italy (1900-46)/Ethiopia, dies at 78
1948 On December - 28 the IDF crosses the Egyptian border
1948 On December - 28 iDF crosses Egyptian border
1948 Mahmud Nokrashy Pasha, PM of Egypt (19..-48), assassinated on December - 28.
1949 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs on this day in history.
1949 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 on December - 28.
1950 On this day in history chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea
1952 On December - 28 detroit Lions beat Cleveland Browns 17-7 in NFL championship game
1953 On December - 28 wLBT TV channel 3 in Jackson, MS (NBC) begins broadcasting
1954 On December - 28 43rd Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Sydney (3-2)
1955 On December - 28 44th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (5-0)
1956 Miss Frances [Horwich], last Ding Dong School on NBC-TV on December - 28.
1956 On this day in history roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic party-chairman, dies at 76
1957 The two-millionth Volkswagen was finished on this day in 1957 on December - 28.
1957 CBS states it won't broadcast baseball where minor league games are on on this day in history.
1958 Chipmunks (Alvin, Simon & Theodore with David Seville) hit #1 on this day in history.
1960 On December - 28 raymond Bourque hockey player, was born at Montreal, Quebec
1961 On December - 28 tennessee Williams' "Night of the Iguana," premieres in NYC
1961 Edith Bolling Galt Wilson, 1st lady (1915-21), dies at 89 on December - 28.
1962 On December - 28 uN troops occupies Elizabethstad Katanga
1963 On this day in history last ever broadcast of 'That Was The Week That Was'
1963 "Double Dublin" closes at Little Theater NYC after 4 performances on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history abbott Joseph Liebling, American journalist/writer, dies
1964 On December - 28 premier of Dmitri Sjostakovitch' Stefan Rasin
1966 On this day in history 13 die in a train crash in Everett Mass
1967 KTSB (now KSNT) TV channel 27 in Topeka, KS (NBC) begins broadcasting on December - 28.
1967 Béla Schick, Hung/US children's physician (Scarlet Fever), dies at 90 on December - 28.
1968 On this day in history 100,000 attend Miami Pop Festival
1968 On this day in history beatles' "Beatles-The White Album," goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks
1969 On this day in history neil Simon's "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," premieres in NYC