What Happened on October 28, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • German battle cruiser Goeben enters Black Sea
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, founded at Howard University, incorporates

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Robert Davis, U.S. Congressman (d. 1988)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jonas Salk, American medical scientist (created the polio vaccine), born in NYC, New York (d. 1995)

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk
  • Richard Lawrence Millington Synge, British bio-chemist (Nobel 1952)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Heuberger, composer, dies at 64