Historical Events In June - 28
Friday, 14 August 2020
1931 Junior Johnson, American NASCAR driver on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history gunnar Reynir Sveinsson, composer
1934 On this day in history hitler flies to Essen (Night of Long Knifes)
1935 Earl Averill's consecutive-game streak ends at 673 on June - 28.
1936 On June - 28 the Japanese puppet state of Mengjiang is formed in northern China.
1937 On June - 28 max Adler, Austrian socialist theorist, dies at 64
1938 On June - 28 bradman scores 102* in drawn 2nd Test cricket at Lord's
1939 On this day in history pan Am opens southern route transatlantic air service (Dixie Clipper)
1939 PANAM begins a regular air service from the United States to Europe on June - 28.
1939 Joe Louis TKOs Tony Galent in 4 for heavyweight boxing title on June - 28.
1940 Romania cedes Bessarabia to Soviet Union on this day in history.
1940 "Quiz Kids?" premieres on radio on this day in history.
1940 On this day in history italo Balbo, Italian pilot/gov-gen of Libya, dies at 44
1941 On June - 28 german & Romanian soldiers kill 11,000 Jews in Kishinev
1942 Germany and Italian Armies reach El Alamein, prepare for attack in Suez area on June - 28.
1942 On June - 28 col-gen Von Hoth' 6th Pantser enters Voronezj
1945 Polish Provisional Govt of National Unity set up by Soviets on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history enrico de Nicola becomes first pres of Italy
1946 The birth of Gilda Radner, American actress on June - 28.
1946 Enrico de Nicola becomes 1st pres of Italy on June - 28.
1946 On June - 28 eduard Veterman, Dutch painter/playwright, dies in an auto accident
1947 On June - 28 "Temptation (Tim-Tayshun) by Red Ingle with Jo Stafford hits #1
1947 Stanislav K Neumann, Czech poet (Anti-Guide), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1948 In Fukui, Japan a 7.3 quake resulted in 5,390 deaths. One of the world's deadliest earthquakes on this day in history.
1948 US/British airlift to West-Berlin begins on June - 28.
1950 On this day in history north Korean forces capture Seoul
1950 On June - 28 north Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea
1950 "Michael Todd's Peep Show" opens at Winter Garden NYC for 278 perfs on June - 28.
1950 On June - 28 henry Balfour Gardiner, composer, dies at 72
1951 On June - 28 "Amos 'n' Andy" premiers on CBS TV
1951 "Amos 'n' Andy" premieres on CBS TV on this day in history.
1953 On June - 28 8th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls
1954 111°F (44°C) at Camden, South Carolina (state record) on June - 28.
1954 On June - 28 red deer, in Milwaukee Zoo, oldest known deer, dies at 26