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 This day in History - April 28
335 Historic Events for April 28
1920

Azerbaijan SSR joins USSR (1st time)

Event
1920

Nan Merriman, US/Neth singer (Arturo Toscanini NBC Orch)

Birth
1921

Rowland Evans, White Marsh Pa, news reporter (CNN-Evans and Novak)

Birth
1922

Iser J Koepermann, Russian/US world checkers champ (1958-68, 75-76)

Birth
1922

William S Broomfield, (Rep-R-MI, 1956- )

Birth
1922

WOI (Ames, Iowa) country's 1st licensed educational radio station

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1922

Guillaume Jorissen, Flemish politician (Volksunie)

Birth
1923

Adele Mara, Dearborn Mich, actress/singer (Cool Million, Wheels)

Birth
1923

Wolfgang Steffen, composer

Birth
1923

Wembley Stadium opens-Bolton Wanderers vs West Ham United (FA Cup)

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1924

119 die in Benwood West Virginia coal mine disaster

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1924

Kenneth David Kaunda, founder/president (Zambia, 1964-91)

Birth
1925

Louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare), dies

Death
1925

Netherlands and Great Britain return to gold standard

Event
1925

Kurd rebels surrender to Turkish army

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1925

Richard C Sarafian, NYC, director/actor (Foley Square)

Birth
1926

Harper Lee, author (To Kill a Mockingbird)

Birth
1927

Garfield Weston, English industrial/billionaire (Twinings Tea)

Birth
1928

Yves Klein, French sculptor/painter

Birth
1929

Carolyn Jones, Amarillo Texas, actress (Morticia-Addams Family)

Birth
1930

Christopher John Magenis Headington, composer

Birth
1930

James Baker 3, Houston, Sec of Treasury (1985-88), Sec State (1989-92)

Birth
1930

1st night organized baseball game (Independence KS)

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1931

Program for woman athletes approved for 1932 Olympics track and field

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1932

Marek Kopelent, composer

Birth