Historical Events In 1928
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland in the year 1928.
Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- ) in the year 1928.
Aug 01 Babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace in the year 1928.
Aug 02 In the year 1928 mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
Aug 03 Cécile Aubry, French actress in the year 1928.
Aug 03 Ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400 m (47.8 sec) on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1928 udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
Aug 06 In the year 1928 janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68)
Aug 06 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1928.
Aug 07 Abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68
Aug 08 In the year 1928 stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies
Aug 09 On this day in history bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP)
Aug 09 Frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71 in the year 1928.
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 In the year 1928 carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils
Aug 12 In the year 1928 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam
Aug 13 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1928.
Aug 13 On this day in history soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 In the year 1928 ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
Aug 16 In the year 1928 ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce)
Aug 17 On this day in history jean R Adams, entomologist
Aug 18 In the year 1928 marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds)
Aug 21 On this day in history gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
Aug 24 In the year 1928 a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 On this day in history karl Korte, composer
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg in the year 1928.
Aug 26 Peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist on this day in history.
Aug 27 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1928 kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war
Aug 28 In the year 1928 james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) in the year 1928.