Historical Events In 1928
Friday, 07 August 2020
Jul 31 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland in the year 1928.
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 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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1928 abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 Alphonse MAJ AriĂ«ns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 08 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1928 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 In the year 1928 the birth of James Dean, American film actor
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1928.
Aug 14 Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37 in the year 1928.
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist in the year 1928.
Aug 16 Ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce) in the year 1928.
Aug 17 Jean R Adams, entomologist in the year 1928.
Aug 18 In the year 1928 marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds)
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.
Aug 25 Karl Korte, composer on this day in history.
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg on this day in history.
Aug 26 Peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
Aug 27 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war in the year 1928.
Aug 28 In the year 1928 james Wild, music teacher
Aug 29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide) on this day in history.