Historical Events In 1928
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jun 14 On this day in history the birth of Ernesto (Che) Guevera, Revolutionary hero2007 The Green Party enters government for the first time in Ireland, with Fianna Fáil and the Progressive Democrats.
Jun 15 In the year 1928 ty Cobb, 41, steals home for 50th & final time
Jun 16 Harold Hanham, vice chancellor (Lancaster University) in the year 1928.
Jun 17 Amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become 1st woman (passenger) to fly Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz) in the year 1928.
Jun 17 In the year 1928 amelia Earhart leaves Nfld to become first woman to fly the Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz)
Jun 17 Ramon de Basterra, Spanish writer/diplomat (Virulo, mocedades), dies on this day in history.
Jun 18 Amelia Earhart becomes 1st female to fly across Atlantic Ocean on this day in history.
Jun 18 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the Atlantic. Her solo flight from Newfoundland to Wales took 21 hours in the year 1928.
Jun 18 Roald E G Amundsen, Norwegian pole explorer, dies in the year 1928.
Jun 19 Amelia Erhart flies across the Atlantic Ocean, the first woman to do so in a 21-hour flight to Wales in the year 1928.
Jun 20 On this day in history david Mitchell, British MP
Jun 22 George Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Jun 23 Thomas H Rollinson, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jun 24 32nd US Golf Open: Johnny Farrell shoots a 294 at Olympia Fields Ill in the year 1928.
Jun 25 In the year 1928 nY Giant Fred Lindstrom ties record of 9 hits in a doubleheader
Jun 25 William Joseph Russo, composer in the year 1928.
Jun 28 On this day in history alfred E Smith (NY-Gov) nominated for president at Dem Convention
Jun 28 In the year 1928 andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, cybernetician stage producer/lyricist
Jun 29 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park) in the year 1928.
Jun 29 In the year 1928 the Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened.
Jun 30 Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history radio Service Bulletin lists radio stations call signs that are to be changed to conform with international standards
Jul 01 Constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World) on this day in history.
Jul 02 British parliament accept female sufferage on this day in history.
Jul 03 1st color TV broadcast in London (John Logic Baird) in the year 1928.
Jul 03 On this day in history evelyn Anthony, English historical writer (Poellenberg Inheritance)
Jul 03 First color TV transmission, made by John Logie Baird on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1928 warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke)
Jul 06 1st all-talking motion picture shown in NY (Lights of NY) in the year 1928.
Jul 06 The first all-talking motion picture shown, in NY (Lights of NY) on this day in history.
Jul 06 Worlds largest hailstone 1« lbs (17') falls in Potter Nebraska on this day in history.
Jul 07 41st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats L de Alvarez (62 63) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Colleen Summers, Pasadena Calif, vocal overdubber in the year 1928.
Jul 08 Carol Henry, Newark NJ, choreographer (Garry Moore Show) in the year 1928.