Historical Events In December - 28
Tuesday, 19 November 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 Theodore Dreiser, novelist (An American Tragedy), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1946 On December - 28 carrie Jacobs Bond, American composer (I Love You Truly), dies at 85
1947 On December - 28 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 The IDF crosses the Egyptian border on December - 28.
1948 IDF crosses Egyptian border on this day in history.
1948 Mahmud Nokrashy Pasha, PM of Egypt (19..-48), assassinated on December - 28.
1949 On this day in history 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
1949 On this day in history jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
1950 Chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea on December - 28.
1952 On this day in history detroit Lions beat Cleveland Browns 17-7 in NFL championship game
1953 On this day in history wLBT TV channel 3 in Jackson, MS (NBC) begins broadcasting
1954 On this day in history 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 On this day in history miss Frances [Horwich], last Ding Dong School on NBC-TV
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 this day in history.
1957 On this day in history cBS states it won't broadcast baseball where minor league games are on
1958 On December - 28 chipmunks (Alvin, Simon & Theodore with David Seville) hit #1
1960 On December - 28 raymond Bourque hockey player, was born at Montreal, Quebec
1961 Tennessee Williams' "Night of the Iguana," premieres in NYC on December - 28.
1961 Edith Bolling Galt Wilson, 1st lady (1915-21), dies at 89 on December - 28.
1962 UN troops occupies Elizabethstad Katanga on this day in history.
1963 Last ever broadcast of 'That Was The Week That Was' on this day in history.
1963 "Double Dublin" closes at Little Theater NYC after 4 performances on December - 28.
1963 On December - 28 abbott Joseph Liebling, American journalist/writer, dies
1964 Premier of Dmitri Sjostakovitch' Stefan Rasin on this day in history.
1966 13 die in a train crash in Everett Mass on December - 28.
1967 On December - 28 kTSB (now KSNT) TV channel 27 in Topeka, KS (NBC) begins broadcasting
1967 BĂ©la Schick, Hung/US children's physician (Scarlet Fever), dies at 90 on this day in history.
1968 On this day in history 100,000 attend Miami Pop Festival
1968 Beatles' "Beatles-The White Album," goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks on December - 28.
1969 Neil Simon's "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," premieres in NYC on December - 28.