Historical Events In 1928
Monday, 19 April 2021
Aug 29 Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72 in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India in the year 1928.
Aug 30 Wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64 in the year 1928.
Aug 31 In the year 1928 brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
Aug 31 On this day in history james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
Aug 31 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 01 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king on this day in history.
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 Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit in the year 1928.
Sep 04 In the year 1928 dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
Sep 06 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact in the year 1928.
Sep 07 In the year 1928 sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC
Sep 09 On this day in history julian E "Cannonball" Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah)
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1928 earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
Sep 12 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 in the year 1928.
Sep 12 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess" on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1928 ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor (NY's State Universities-SUNY)
Sep 13 On this day in history italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66
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) in the year 1928.
Sep 15 In the year 1928 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva
Sep 16 Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die in the year 1928.
Sep 17 48th US Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats F T Hunter (46 64 36 75 63) in the year 1928.
Sep 17 On this day in history hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500
Sep 18 In the year 1928 adam Walacinski, composer
Sep 18 On this day in history cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928
Sep 19 In the year 1928 adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
Sep 19 On this day in history 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.