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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
1912

Carl F von Weisz„cker, German physicist/philosopher

Birth
1912

Josef V Sl dek, Czech poet (Za soumraku), dies at 66

Death
1912

Audrey Langford, singing teacher

Birth
1912

Sergiu Celibidache, conductor

Birth
1913

George Walter Selwyn Lloyd, English composer (Serf, John Socman)

Birth
1914

Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player

Birth
1914

Lester Raymond Flatt, TN, bluegrass (Earl-Ballad of Jed Clampett)

Birth
1914

Austria invades Siberia (WW I)

Event
1914

Sophie, Princess of Austria, assassinated

Death
1914

Franz Ferdinand, Austrian archduke (Sarajevo, Bosnia), assassinated

Death
1915

Victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies

Death
1917

Potato entrepreneurs begins in Amsterdam

Event
1917

Raggedy Ann doll invented

Event
1917

Willem "Wim" Sonneveld, Dutch singer/actor (My Fair Lady)

Birth
1918

1st flight between Hawaiian Islands

Event
1918

Bert Schierbeek, [Lambertus], Dutch writer/poet (Cross Roads)

Birth
1919

Treaty of Versailles ending WW I signed in France

Event
1919

Carl Mazes pitches a complete doubleheader against NY Yankees

Event
1919

Harry S Truman marries Elizabeth Virginia Wallace in Independence

Event
1921

P V Narasimha Rao, premier of India (1991- )

Birth
1922

Terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset)

Birth
1923

Queen Wilhelmina and Prince Henry for state visit to London

Event
1923

Lloyd Labeach, Panama City, 100m/200m runner (Olympic-bronze-1948)

Birth
1923

Dodgers lost 7-0 lead, as Phillies score 8 in bottom of 9th

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1924

Tornado strikes Sandusky Ohio and Lorain Ohio, killing 93

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