Historical Events In 1928
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Aug 29 In the year 1928 richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 In the year 1928 bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart)
Aug 30 In the year 1928 jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India
Aug 30 Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64 in the year 1928.
Aug 31 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres in the year 1928.
Aug 31 In the year 1928 james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
Aug 31 In the year 1928 the birth of James Coburn, American film actor
Sep 01 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king on this day in history.
Sep 01 George Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66) in the year 1928.
Sep 02 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit in the year 1928.
Sep 04 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind) on this day in history.
Sep 06 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact on this day in history.
Sep 07 Sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 09 Julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1928 silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½"
Sep 10 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space) on this day in history.
Sep 11 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger in the year 1928.
Sep 11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic) on this day in history.
Sep 12 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess"
Sep 13 On this day in history ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor (NY's State Universities-SUNY)
Sep 13 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66 in the year 1928.
Sep 13 KOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers)
Sep 15 On this day in history 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva
Sep 16 On this day in history hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die
Sep 17 In the year 1928 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63)
Sep 17 Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500 on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history adam Walacinski, composer
Sep 18 Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928 on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1928 adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
Sep 19 In the year 1928 mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC)
Sep 19 In the year 1928 walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time