Historical Events In May - 28
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
1889 On May - 28 willem M d'Ablaing, lawyer, dies at 37
1890 On this day in history viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49
1892 On this day in history sierra Club forms by John Muir in San Fransisco, for conservation of nature
1892 On this day in history sierra Club forms by John Muir in SF, for conservation of nature
1892 Minna Gombell, Baltimore, actress (Bad Girl, Thin Man, Hello Sister) on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern
1894 Sammy White, RI, actor (711 Ocean Drive, Sound Off) on May - 28.
1896 Marius Monnikendam, Dutch choir composer on May - 28.
1897 Henry Kendall, London, actor (Amazing Quest, Shadow, Rich & Strange) on May - 28.
1898 On this day in history andy Kirk, jazz musician
1898 On May - 28 edward Bellamy, US author (Looking Backward), dies
1900 Britain annexes Orange Free State (as Orange River Colony) on this day in history.
1900 Fire in Cincinnati nearly destroys Reds' grandstand on May - 28.
1900 Solar eclipse occurs on this day in history.
1900 On May - 28 owen Aisher, president (Marley)
1901 On this day in history laws against phosphor matches enacted (inhibition white phosphorous)
1901 26th Preakness: Fred Landry aboard The Parader wins in 1:47.2 on May - 28.
1902 On May - 28 boers surrender
1903 Gaston Duribreux, Flemish writer (Golden Sail) on May - 28.
1904 29th Preakness: Eugene Hildebrand aboard Bryn Mawr wins in 1:44.2 on this day in history.
1904 On May - 28 shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer
1906 The Tsar of Russia makes large areas of land available to the peasants on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history shields/Cobbs musical "His honor, the Mayor," premieres in NYC
1906 On this day in history mary Ralton, director (British WRAC)
1907 On May - 28 the first Auto-Cycle Union Tourist Trophy
1907 On May - 28 auto-Cycle Union Tourist Trophy, 1st held
1907 On this day in history frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian
1908 On May - 28 the birth of Ian Fleming, British writer2006 President Alvaro Uribe Velez is re-elected in Colombia for a second term. He becomes the first president in over a century to serve consecutive terms.
1908 On this day in history ian Lancaster Fleming, London England, author (James Bond)
1908 The birth of Ian Fleming, British writer on this day in history.
1909 John Schepens, [Jean Baudoux], Flemish journalist/writer (Polyfoto) on May - 28.
1910 Rachel Kempson, actress (Captive Heart) on this day in history.
1911 On May - 28 bob Crisp, cricketer (South African pace bowler of 30's)
1911 Stephanus J du Toit, So Afr theologist/journalist (Afr Bond), dies on May - 28.