Historical Events In October - 28
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1925 Leonard Starr, comic strip cartoonist (Little Orphan Annie) on this day in history.
1926 On October - 28 bowie Kuhn, baseball commissioner (1969-1984)
1927 Josip Broz (Tito) begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history cleo Laine, Middlesex England, actress/singer (Flesh to a Tiger)
1927 Eaton Faning, composer, dies at 77 on October - 28.
1928 Bradman scores 131 NSW v Queensland, 212 mins, 14 fours on October - 28.
1928 On this day in history 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 October - 28.
1929 1st child born in aircraft, Miami, Florida on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history hermann Ungar, writer, dies at 36
1930 On October - 28 harry Gilbert Trythall, composer
1933 On this day in history the birth of Michael Noakes, Portrait and landscape painter
1934 On October - 28 brooklyn & Pittsburgh play a penalty free NFL game
1934 On this day in history jim Beatty, track runner (1st sub 4 minute indoor mile)
1935 On October - 28 sidney Kingsley's "Dead End," premieres in NYC
1935 Folke Rabe, composer on October - 28.
1936 On this day in history fDR rededicates Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary
1936 On this day in history e G Winkler, writer, dies
1938 On October - 28 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 this day in history.
1939 On this day in history the first Polish ghetto is established in Piotrkow, Poland.
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 this day in history.
1940 Andrea d' Angeli, composer, dies at 71 on October - 28.
1942 Train crashes into bus, killing 16 & injuring 20 (Detroit Michigan) on October - 28.
1942 On October - 28 6th day battle at El Alamein: British offensive under Montgomery
1943 On October - 28 u-220 sinks
1944 On this day in history russia & Bulgaria sign weapon pact
1946 On October - 28 german rocket engineers begin work in USSR
1948 Flag of Israel is adopted on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history eugenie Anderson, the first U.S. woman ambassador, is sworn in.
1949 On October - 28 georges Bidault elected president of France