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 This day in History - May 28
422 Historic Events for May 28
1922

Carl Tieke, composer, dies at 58

Death
1922

John Alderson, chief constable (Devon and Cornwall UK)

Birth
1923

Attorney General says it is legal for women to wear trousers anywhere

Event
1923

US unemployment has nearly ended

Event
1923

Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, India, film star (Patala Bhairavi)

Birth
1923

Gy”rgy Ligeti, Dics”szentmartin Transylvania Hungary composer

Birth
1924

Edward du Cann, CEO (Lonrho)

Birth
1924

Reginald Eyre, solicitor/MP

Birth
1924

Lord Rippon, British MP

Birth
1925

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Zehlendorf Germany, baritone (Doktor Faust)

Birth
1925

Martha Vickers, Ann Arbor MI, actress (Alimony, Man I Love, Ruthless)

Birth
1926

Military coup by Gen Manuel Gomes da Costa in Portugal

Event
1926

US Customs Court created by congress

Event
1927

Hammond scores his 1,000th cricket run of the season after 22 days

Event
1927

Georges Eekhoud, Belgian writer (Belgian Kempen), dies

Death
1927

Robert Evans, CEO (British Gas)

Birth
1927

Norman Ireland, CEO (Bowater)

Birth
1927

Gyorgy Ligeti, composer

Birth
1927

Fran‡ois Nourissier, French writer (Un petit bourgeois)

Birth
1927

Bernhard Lewkovitch, composer

Birth
1928

Jacob R Druckman, composer

Birth
1928

Dodge Brothers Inc and Chrysler Corp merged

Event
1928

Albert Booth, British government minister

Birth
1929

1st all color talking picture "On With the Show" exhibited (NYC)

Event
1929

Leslie Wight, cricketer (one Test WI v India 1953, scored 21)

Birth