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 This day in History - October 28
339 Historic Events for October 28
1925

Wim Keja, Dutch MP (VVD)

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1925

Leonard Starr, comic strip cartoonist (Little Orphan Annie)

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1926

Bowie Kuhn, baseball commissioner (1969-1984)

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1927

Cleo Laine, Middlesex England, actress/singer (Flesh to a Tiger)

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1927

Josip Broz (Tito) begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia

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1927

Eaton Faning, composer, dies at 77

Death
1927

KLM-plane "Homing Pigeon" leaves Neth-Indies after 1st regular flight

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1928

Bradman scores 131 NSW v Queensland, 212 mins, 14 fours

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1928

Indonesian child laws enfoced in Bahasa Indonesia

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1928

Wim van Heumen, coach of Dutch field hockey team

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1929

?, 1st child born in aircraft, Miami, Fl

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1929

Dow Jones plummets 38.33 pts (13%) to 260.64

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1929

Joan Plowright, Brigg England, actress (Brimstone and Treacle)

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1929

Narotam Puna, cricketer (Bombay NZ off-spinner v England 1966)

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1929

Hermann Ungar, writer, dies at 36

Death
1929

Frst Bernhard von Blow, PM Prussia (1900-09), dies at 80

Death
1930

Harry Gilbert Trythall, composer

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1930

John Henry Mayer, composer

Birth
1934

Brooklyn and Pittsburgh play a penalty free NFL game

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1934

Jim Beatty, track runner (1st sub 4 minute indoor mile)

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1935

Folke Rabe, composer

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1935

Sidney Kingsley's "Dead End," premieres in NYC

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1936

E G Winkler, writer, dies

Death
1936

FDR rededicates Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary

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1936

Charlie Daniels, Wilmington NC, singer (Devil Went Down to Georgia)

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