Historical Events In March - 28
Monday, 03 August 2020
1891 On this day in history 1st world weightlifting championship held
1891 On March - 28 karel MJF Cruysberghs, Flemish author
1891 On this day in history dick Pilling, cricketer ("Prince of Wicketkeepers", Eng 1881-88), dies
1895 On March - 28 spencer W Kimball, 12th prophet of Mormon church
1896 The opera "Andrea Chenier" is produced (Milan) on this day in history.
1896 On March - 28 e Rundle Charles, writer, dies
1900 Achille Longo, composer on this day in history.
1902 On March - 28 27.9 cm precipitation at McMinnville TN (state record)
1902 27.9 cm precipitation at McMinnville, Tennessee (state record) on this day in history.
1902 Flora Robson, South Shields England, actress (Dominique is Dead) on this day in history.
1903 On March - 28 rudolf Serkin, Eger Bohemia, pianist (Marlboro Sch of Music)
1904 On March - 28 fosco Giachetti, Livorno Italy, actor (Wastrel, We the Living)
1905 On March - 28 paramaribo-Dam railway opens in Suriname, never used
1905 On March - 28 marlin Perkins, Carthage Mo, TV host (Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom)
1906 Joseph Wright, Canada, oarsman (Olympic-gold-1928) on this day in history.
1907 Herbert "Herb" Hall, clarinetist/saxophonist on this day in history.
1907 On March - 28 pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, composer, dies at 65
1908 John Eliot, English meteorology, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1909 Nelson Algren, US, novelist (Man with the Golden Arm) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history near Marseilles, France, the first ever seaplane takes off
1910 The first seaplane, takes off from water at Martigues France (Henri Fabre) on March - 28.
1910 On this day in history 1st seaplane, takes off from water at Martinques France (Henri Fabre)
1910 On this day in history ingrid, Queen Mother of Denmark
1910 On March - 28 edouard [Judas] Colonne, French violinist/conductor, dies
1911 On this day in history myfanwy Piper, librettist
1912 On this day in history a[rthur] Bertram Chandler, UK, sci-fi author (Empress of Outer Space)
1913 Guatemala becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty on March - 28.
1914 Bohumil Hrabal, writer on March - 28.
1914 Hanus Trnecek, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1915 Jay Livingston, composer (Buttons & Bows, Mona Lisa, Tammy) on March - 28.
1917 On this day in history jews are expelled from Tel Aviv & Jaffa by Turkish authorities
1918 On March - 28 anti-conscription riots break out in Quebec City; four civilians killed in shooting match with soldiers over Easter weekend.
1918 Youly Algaroff, ballet dancer on this day in history.
1919 On March - 28 jacob Avshalomov, Tsingtao China, composer (Sinfonietta, The Oregon)