October 1, 1928 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Sports record brokenWorld Record

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 15m (46:49.6)

Runner nicknamed the
Runner nicknamed the "Flying Finn"
Paavo Nurmi
  • USSR launches its first 5-year plan

Birthdays in History

  • Zhu Rongji, Chinese politician