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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
1867

Luigi Pirandello, Italy, writer (6 Characters-Nobel 1934)

Birth
1869

Amsterdam typographer strike

Event
1872

Ludwig Friedrich Hetsch, composer, dies at 66

Death
1873

Alexis Carrel, France, surgeon/sociologist/biologist (Nobel 1912)

Birth
1874

Freedmen's Bank closes

Event
1874

Oley Speaks, composer

Birth
1876

August W Ambros, Austria musicologist, dies at 59

Death
1879

Sigurd von Koch, composer

Birth
1885

Giuseppe Mule, composer

Birth
1885

Berthold Viertel, writer

Birth
1886

Joe Cox, cricketer (S African pace bowler in 1913-14 series v England)

Birth
1887

Boleslav Vomacka, composer

Birth
1887

Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0

Event
1888

George Challenor, cricketer (pioneering West Indian batsman)

Birth
1889

Frank Mayo, silent screen actor (Burning Gold, Hell's Headquarters)

Birth
1889

Maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer (Vassar), dies at 70

Death
1890

Edouard Gregoir, composer, dies at 67

Death
1891

Jose Inzenga y Castellanos, composer, dies at 63

Death
1892

Phillies tie club record of 16 straight victories

Event
1892

Edward H Carr, England, historian (History of Soviet Russia)

Birth
1893

Luciano Gallet, composer

Birth
1893

Nils Bjorkander, composer

Birth
1894

Lois Wilson, Pitts Pa, actress (Alice-Aldrich Family)

Birth
1894

Labor Day established as a federal employees holiday

Event
1895

Kazimierz Sikorski, composer

Birth