October 28, 1914 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

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

Birthdays in History

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

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jonas Salk, American medical scientist who 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)