Historical Events In October - 28
Friday, 22 March 2019
1905 Harry Broadhurst, airman on this day in history.
1905 Alphonse Allais, French humorist/writer (Le chat noir), dies on October - 28.
1906 On this day in history belgian-British "Union Minstry of Haut-Katanga" begins
1907 On October - 28 edith Head, fashion designer (MGM)
1909 On October - 28 the birth of Francis Bacon, British artist
1909 On October - 28 adolfs Skulte, composer
1910 Arthur Altman, songwriter on this day in history.
1911 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game on October - 28.
1913 Peter Glenville, actor stage/screen director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket) on this day in history.
1914 George Eastman of the 'Kodak'company,announces the invention of colour photographs on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history omega Psi Phi Fraternity, founded at Howard University, incorporates
1914 German battle cruiser Goeben enters Black Sea on October - 28.
1914 On October - 28 jonas Salk, NYC, medical reseacher (polio vaccine)
1914 On this day in history richard Heuberger, composer, dies at 64
1915 On October - 28 richard Strauss' Alpensymfonie, premieres in Berlin
1915 On this day in history dody Goodman, Columbus Ohio, comedienne (Mary Hartman!, Max Duggan)
1916 On October - 28 first conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated
1916 Jessie Kesson, author on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history prv. Cecil John Kinross (49th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Passchendaele, Belgium
1918 On October - 28 czechoslovakia gains independence as Austria-Hungary breaks up
1918 Harold Sheperdson, soccer trainer on this day in history.
1919 On October - 28 congress overrides the presidential veto of the Volstead Prohibition Act.
1919 On this day in history volstead Act passed by Congress, start prohibition over Wilson's veto
1919 Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion) on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history ted Wainwright, cricketer (Yorks stalwart, 5 Tests 1893-98), dies
1921 On this day in history amsterdam's Tuschinski movie theater opens
1921 On October - 28 peggy Kirk Bell, LPGA golfer
1922 Benito Mussolini takes control and brings fascism to Italy on October - 28.
1922 On this day in history the first coast-to-coast radio broadcast of a football game
1922 1st coast-to-coast radio broadcast of a football game on October - 28.
1922 Gershon Kingsley, German composer on this day in history.
1922 Hugo Verriest, Flemish writer/poet (Flemish Motion), dies on October - 28.
1924 French-Russian trade agreement signed on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history alfonso Montalva Montecino, composer