Historical Events In October - 28
Monday, 17 June 2019
1925 On October - 28 leonard Starr, comic strip cartoonist (Little Orphan Annie)
1926 On October - 28 bowie Kuhn, baseball commissioner (1969-1984)
1927 On this day in history josip Broz (Tito) begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia
1927 Cleo Laine, Middlesex England, actress/singer (Flesh to a Tiger) on October - 28.
1927 On this day in history eaton Faning, composer, dies at 77
1928 On October - 28 bradman scores 131 NSW v Queensland, 212 mins, 14 fours
1928 On October - 28 wim van Heumen, coach of Dutch field hockey team
1929 On this day in history the first child born in aircraft, Miami, Fl
1929 Dow Jones plummets 38.33 pts (13%) to 260.64 on this day in history.
1929 On October - 28 1st child born in aircraft, Miami, Florida
1929 Hermann Ungar, writer, dies at 36 on October - 28.
1930 Harry Gilbert Trythall, composer on this day in history.
1933 The birth of Michael Noakes, Portrait and landscape painter on October - 28.
1934 On this day in history brooklyn & Pittsburgh play a penalty free NFL game
1934 Jim Beatty, track runner (1st sub 4 minute indoor mile) on October - 28.
1935 Sidney Kingsley's "Dead End," premieres in NYC on October - 28.
1935 On this day in history folke Rabe, composer
1936 FDR rededicates Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary on October - 28.
1936 On October - 28 e G Winkler, writer, dies
1938 On this day in history polish "Aktion." Thousands of Polish Jews are rounded up and sent back to the Polish border town of Zbonzyn. Poland expels all its German Jewish residents.
1938 Farewell parade of International Brigade (Barcelona) on October - 28.
1939 The first Polish ghetto is established in Piotrkow, Poland on October - 28.
1939 On October - 28 anti-German demonstrations/strikes in Czechoslovakia
1939 Alice Brady, actress (My Man Godfrey, Gay Divorcee), dies at 46 on October - 28.
1940 Greece successfully resists Italy's attack on October - 28.
1940 On October - 28 andrea d' Angeli, composer, dies at 71
1942 Train crashes into bus, killing 16 & injuring 20 (Detroit Michigan) on October - 28.
1942 6th day battle at El Alamein: British offensive under Montgomery on this day in history.
1943 U-220 sinks on October - 28.
1944 Russia & Bulgaria sign weapon pact on October - 28.
1946 On this day in history german rocket engineers begin work in USSR
1948 On this day in history flag of Israel is adopted
1949 On October - 28 eugenie Anderson, the first U.S. woman ambassador, is sworn in.
1949 On this day in history georges Bidault elected president of France