Historical Events In June - 28
Saturday, 28 March 2020
1956 Riots break out in Poznan Poland, 38 die on June - 28.
1956 On this day in history the first atomic reactor built for private research operates Chicago Ill
1956 1st atomic reactor built for private research operates Chicago Ill on June - 28.
1957 Reds' fans stuff ballot box, electing 8 Reds as All Star starters on this day in history.
1957 Ede Poldini, composer, dies at 88 on June - 28.
1958 On June - 28 brazil becomes world soccer champ in Sweden
1958 On this day in history alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77
1959 On June - 28 phils Wally Post is only outfielder to throw out 2 runners in an inning twice (Losing to Giants 6-0)
1960 On this day in history 26.42 cm (10.40") of rainfall, Dunmor, Kentucky (state 24-hour record)
1960 On this day in history 10.40" (26.42 cm) of rainfall, Dunmor, Kentucky (state 24-hour record)
1961 On June - 28 phils & SF set then record longest night game (5h11m) 7-7 15 inn tie
1962 Thalidomide drug banned in Netherlands on this day in history.
1962 Mickey Cochrane, baseball hall of fame catcher, dies at 59 on June - 28.
1963 Belaunde Terry inaugurated as pres of Peru on this day in history.
1963 On June - 28 frank "Home Run" Baker, (hit 2 HRs in 1911 world series) dies at 77
1964 On this day in history organization for Afo-American Unity forms in NY by Malcolm X
1964 On this day in history king Calder, actor (Lt Grey-Martin Kane Private Eye), dies at 64
1965 On this day in history a R Klemola discovers asteroid #2179 Platzeck
1965 The first US ground combat forces in Vietnam authorized by Pres Johnson on this day in history.
1965 On June - 28 [Theodora E] Betsy Ranucci-Beckman, actress (Dood Water), dies at 88
1966 On June - 28 the US breaks diplomatic links with Argentina after a military takeover
1967 On this day in history george Harrison is fined ś6 for speeding
1968 On June - 28 daniel Ellsberg indicted for leaking Pentagon Papers
1970 On this day in history uSS James Madison (SSBN-627) completes conversion to Poseidon missile capability
1971 Supreme Court overturns draft evasion conviction of Muhammad Ali on June - 28.
1971 On June - 28 t Smirnova discovers asteroid #3093
1971 Henri Puvrez, Belgian sculptor (Serenity), dies at 78 on June - 28.
1974 Fall of earth &rocks kill 200. (Quebrada Blanca Canyon, Columbia) on this day in history.
1974 Wings release "Band on the Run" &"Zoo Gang" in UK on this day in history.
1974 Frank Sutton, actor (Sgt Vince Carter-Gomer Pyle USMC), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1975 David Bowie releases "Fame" on June - 28.
1975 On June - 28 golfer Lee Trevino is struck by lightning at Western Open (Ill)
1975 Rod Serling, writer/host (Twilight Zone, Night Gallery), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1976 Stanley Baker, actor (Accident, Guns of Navarone), dies at 49 on June - 28.