Historical Events In June - 28
Monday, 25 September 2023
1931 Junior Johnson, American NASCAR driver on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history gunnar Reynir Sveinsson, composer
1934 Hitler flies to Essen (Night of Long Knifes) on this day in history.
1935 On June - 28 earl Averill's consecutive-game streak ends at 673
1936 On this day in history the Japanese puppet state of Mengjiang is formed in northern China.
1937 Max Adler, Austrian socialist theorist, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1938 Bradman scores 102* in drawn 2nd Test cricket at Lord's on June - 28.
1939 Pan Am opens southern route transatlantic air service (Dixie Clipper) on June - 28.
1939 PANAM begins a regular air service from the United States to Europe on June - 28.
1939 On this day in history joe Louis TKOs Tony Galent in 4 for heavyweight boxing title
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 June - 28 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 Col-gen Von Hoth' 6th Pantser enters Voronezj on this day in history.
1945 On June - 28 polish Provisional Govt of National Unity set up by Soviets
1946 On June - 28 enrico de Nicola becomes first pres of Italy
1946 On this day in history the birth of Gilda Radner, American actress
1946 On this day in history enrico de Nicola becomes 1st pres of Italy
1946 On this day in history 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 June - 28.
1948 On June - 28 in Fukui, Japan a 7.3 quake resulted in 5,390 deaths. One of the world's deadliest earthquakes.
1948 US/British airlift to West-Berlin begins on June - 28.
1950 On June - 28 north Korean forces capture Seoul
1950 North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea on this day in history.
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 On June - 28 "Amos 'n' Andy" premieres on CBS TV
1953 On this day in history 8th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls
1954 On this day in history 111°F (44°C) at Camden, South Carolina (state record)
1954 On June - 28 red deer, in Milwaukee Zoo, oldest known deer, dies at 26