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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
1955

Mitch Addock, Macon MS, Nike golfer (1992 BC Open-11th)

Birth
1956

Riots break out in Poznan Poland, 38 die

Event
1956

1st atomic reactor built for private research operates Chicago Ill

Event
1957

Frick overrules and names Stan Musial, Willie Mays, and Hank Aaron to team

Event
1957

Reds' fans stuff ballot box, electing 8 Reds as All Star starters

Event
1957

Ede Poldini, composer, dies at 88

Death
1957

Alfred D”blin, German/French author/co-founder (Sturm), dies at 78

Death
1958

Brazil becomes world soccer champ in Sweden

Event
1958

Sergei Shakrai, USSR, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1980)

Birth
1958

Oran "Juice" Jones, rocker (Curiosity, Here I Go Again)

Birth
1958

Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77

Death
1958

George Gunn, cricketer (15 Tests for England), dies at 50

Death
1958

Nancy Ramey swims world record 100m (1:09.6)

Event
1959

Phils Wally Post is only outfielder to throw out 2 runners in an inning twice (Losing to Giants 6-0)

Event
1960

10.40" (26.42 cm) of rainfall, Dunmor, Kentucky (state 24-hour record)

Event
1960

John Elway, NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)

Birth
1961

Jeff Malone, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Miami Heat)

Birth
1961

Jay Schroeder, NFL quarterback (Wash Redskins, LA Raiders)

Birth
1961

Phils and SF set then record longest night game (5h11m) 7-7 15 inn tie

Event
1962

Anisoara Stanciu-Cusmir, Romania, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1984)

Birth
1962

Thalidomide drug banned in Netherlands

Event
1962

Mickey Cochrane, baseball hall of fame catcher, dies at 59

Death
1963

Frank "Home Run" Baker, (hit 2 HRs in 1911 world series) dies at 77

Death
1963

Allen Pitts, CFL slot back (Calgary Stampeders)

Birth
1963

Andy Cousin, rocker (All About Eve-All About Scarlet and Other Stories)

Birth