Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 22 November 2019
May 07 England lowers age of women voters from 30 to 21 in the year 1928.
May 07 On this day in history john Ingle, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)
May 07 Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder for (Bridge of San Luis Rey) on this day in history.
May 09 Barbara Ann Scott, Ottawa Ontario, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1948) on this day in history.
May 09 Constantin Dimitrescu, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1928 wGY, Schenectady begins regular TV programming
May 11 In the year 1928 54th Kentucky Derby: Chick Lang aboard Reigh Count wins in 2:10.4
May 11 In the year 1928 general Electric opens first TV-station (Schenectady NY)
May 12 On this day in history manuel Lujan Jr, (Rep-R-NM, 1969- )
May 12 In the year 1928 mussolini ends woman's rights in Italy
May 12 Opium laws enforced in the year 1928.
May 13 On this day in history Ă‰douard Molinaro, French film actor, director and screenwriter
May 14 In the year 1928 john McGraw is knocked down by a taxicab & suffers a broken leg
May 15 In the year 1928 mickey Mouse made his 1st appearance
May 15 Mickey Mouse made his first appearance in the year 1928.
May 16 In the year 1928 billy Martin, baseball 2nd baseman/manager (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)
May 16 On this day in history edmund William Grosse, poet/author, dies
May 17 On this day in history 9th modern Olympic games open in Amsterdam
May 17 On this day in history 9th modern Olympic games opens in Amsterdam
May 18 G R Hall, nuclear scientist on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1928 "Firedamp" explodes in Mather PA coal mine killing 195 of 273 miners
May 19 51 frogs enter first annual "Frog Jumping Jubilee" (Angel's Camp CA) in the year 1928.
May 19 Anthony C B Chapman, England, sports car builder/autoracer (Formula 1) on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer, dies at 59
May 22 Roscoe Robinson, US gospel singer on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history uS Congress accept Jones-White Merchant Naval Act
May 22 In the year 1928 william HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54
May 23 Bomb attack on Italians embassy in Buenos Aires, 22 die in the year 1928.
May 24 On this day in history record 12 future Hall of Famers take the field, as Yanks beat A's 9-7
May 24 Umberto Nobile flies airship over North Pole again on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1928 amelia Earhart (as a passenger) is 1st woman to fly Atlantic Ocean
May 25 Amelia Earhart (as a passenger) is first woman to fly Atlantic Ocean on this day in history.
May 25 Frigyes Hidas, composer in the year 1928.
May 26 A's commit 7 errors & lose to Yanks 7-4 in the year 1928.