Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Jul 31 In the year 1928 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
Jul 31 In the year 1928 bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
Aug 01 Babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1928 mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
Aug 03 CĂ©cile Aubry, French actress in the year 1928.
Aug 03 In the year 1928 ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400 m (47.8 sec)
Aug 04 On this day in history udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)
Aug 06 Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1928.
Aug 07 On this day in history alphonse MAJ AriĂ«ns, 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 on this day in history.
Aug 10 The birth of James Dean, American film actor on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1928 carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils
Aug 12 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam in the year 1928.
Aug 13 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1928.
Aug 13 Soviet Union Spartacan Games begins on this day in history.
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 in the year 1928.
Aug 14 In the year 1928 laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist
Aug 16 Ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce) in the year 1928.
Aug 17 Jean R Adams, entomologist on this day in history.
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) in the year 1928.
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 Karl Korte, composer in the year 1928.
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 in the year 1928.
Aug 27 In the year 1928 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
Aug 27 On this day in history kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war
Aug 28 James Wild, music teacher on this day in history.
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) on this day in history.