What Happened on September 28, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st recording session in Nashville (Warmack's Gully Jumpers)
  • Juan de la Cierva makes 1st helicopter flight over English Channel
  • NY Yanks clinch pennant #6

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Prussia forbids speech from Adolf Hitler

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • UK passes the Dangerous Drugs Act outlawing cannabis.

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US acknowledge Chinese government of Chiang Kai-shek

Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek
  • Valentin Katayev's "Kvadratura Kruga" premieres in Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Koko Taylor [Cora Walton], American blues singer known as the "Queen of the Blues", born in Millington, Tennessee (d. 2009)
  • Naphtali Kupferberg, singer (Fugs)