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 This day in History - January 28
449 Historic Events for January 28
1932

W Parry O'Brien, Calif, shot putter (Oly-2 gold/silver-52, 56, 60, 64)

Birth
1932

Thomas J Bliley Jr, (Rep-R-VA, 1981- )

Birth
1932

David Thompson, CEO (Gestetner Holdings)

Birth
1932

Windlesham, Lord

Birth
1933

Susan Sontag, NYC, author/film director (Benefactor, 1966 Pol Award)

Birth
1933

French govt of Paul Boncour falls

Event
1933

German govt of Von Schleicher falls

Event
1933

Theodor Birt [Beatus Rhenanus], German classicist/writer, dies at 80

Death
1934

Bill White, US, 1st baseman (Cards)/announcer (Yanks)/pres (NL)

Birth
1934

BR White, principal (Regent's Park College-Oxford)

Birth
1934

1st US ski tow (rope) begins operation (Woodstock Vermont)

Event
1935

Leonid Grabovsky, composer

Birth
1935

David John Lodge, English writer (Soul and Bodies)

Birth
1935

Nicholas Pryor, actor (Beverly Hills 90210)

Birth
1935

Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ippolitov-Ivanov, Russian composer, dies at 75

Death
1935

Manuel dos Santos Lima, Angolian revolutionary/poet (Pele do Diabo)

Birth
1935

Iceland becomes 1st country to legalize abortion

Event
1936

Bill Jordan, British trade unionist

Birth
1936

Robert Suderburg, composer

Birth
1936

Pravda criticizes Sjostakovitsj' "Lady Macbeth" opera

Event
1936

Jack Scott, vocalist (My True Love)

Birth
1936

Enid Castle, principal (Cheltenham Ladies' College)

Birth
1936

Alan Alda, [Alphonso D'Abruzzo], NYC, actor (Hawkeye Pierce-M*A*S*H)

Birth
1937

Ken Hill, playwright/director

Birth
1938

Bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28

Death