Historical Events In 1928
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 in the year 1928.
Aug 02 Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia) in the year 1928.
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) in the year 1928.
Aug 04 In the year 1928 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 In the year 1928 william Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
Aug 07 On this day in history abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
Aug 07 On this day in history alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68
Aug 08 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1928 the birth of James Dean, American film actor
Aug 11 Carl Hubbell's 1st major league victory is a 4-0 shutout of Phils on this day in history.
Aug 12 9th Olympic Games close in Amsterdam in the year 1928.
Aug 13 In the year 1928 fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
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 On this day in history klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37
Aug 14 Laurentius L M [Laurens] van Deenen, (pathed)physiologist on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history ann Blyth, Mt Kisko NY, actress (Kismet, Mildred Pierce)
Aug 17 Jean R Adams, entomologist on this day in history.
Aug 18 Marge Schott, CEO (Cincinnati Reds) in the year 1928.
Aug 21 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956) on this day in history.
Aug 24 A subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City in the year 1928.
Aug 25 In the year 1928 karl Korte, composer
Aug 25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history peter Appleyard, Canadian jazz vibraphonist
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 James Wild, music teacher in the year 1928.
Aug 29 On this day in history charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)