Historical Events on September 15th, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 400 kg Fournier-albums (forged postage stamps) burn in Geneva
  • Cards set NL record of 18 men left on base beating Phillies 8-6

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Scottish bacteriologist Alexander Fleming discovers penicillin while studying influenza

  • Stothard, Kalmar & Ruby's musical "Good Boy," premieres in NYC
  • Tich Freeman becomes the only bowler to take 300 wickets in an English cricket season.