Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Aug 29 In the year 1928 richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 On this day in history bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart)
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India in the year 1928.
Aug 30 On this day in history wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64
Aug 31 In the year 1928 brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
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 On this day in history albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king
Sep 01 In the year 1928 george Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66)
Sep 02 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 In the year 1928 baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit
Sep 04 On this day in history dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
Sep 06 In the year 1928 uSSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact
Sep 07 On this day in history sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC
Sep 09 Julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ½" on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1928 leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space)
Sep 11 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
Sep 12 On this day in history -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000
Sep 12 On this day in history katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess"
Sep 13 Ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor (NY's State Universities-SUNY) on this day in history.
Sep 13 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 13 KOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
Sep 14 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) on this day in history.
Sep 15 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva in the year 1928.
Sep 16 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500 in the year 1928.
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 Walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time on this day in history.