Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Aug 29 On this day in history richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72
Aug 30 Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history wilhelm Wien, Ger physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies at 64
Aug 31 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres in the year 1928.
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 01 In the year 1928 albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king
Sep 01 George Maharis, actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history miloslav Istvan, composer
Sep 03 On this day in history 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 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact in the year 1928.
Sep 07 On this day in history sophie Treadwell's "Machinal," premieres in NYC
Sep 09 In the year 1928 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 On this day in history 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 -17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in "Night Hostess" in the year 1928.
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 in the year 1928.
Sep 13 On this day in history kOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions
Sep 14 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1928 hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500
Sep 18 Adam Walacinski, composer on this day in history.
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 Mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC) in the year 1928.
Sep 19 On this day in history walt Disney's 'Steamboat Willie', with Mickey Mouse, shown for the first time