Historical Events In 1928
Sunday, 23 February 2020
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 CĂ©cile Aubry, French actress in the year 1928.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 In the year 1928 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 Bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1928.
Aug 11 On this day in history carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils
Aug 12 On this day in history 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam
Aug 13 In the year 1928 fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
Aug 13 In the year 1928 soviet Union Spartacan Games begins
Aug 14 Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37
Aug 14 In the year 1928 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 Jean R Adams, entomologist in the year 1928.
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) on this day in history.
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) in the year 1928.
Aug 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist
Aug 27 In the year 1928 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
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.