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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
1924

Test cricket umpire debut for Frank Chester, v South Africa at Lord's

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1924

Henk van Stipriaan, Dutch radio host

Birth
1925

Giselher W Kleber, German (opera)composer (Die R„uber)

Birth
1926

Robert Shelton Shapiro, journalist

Birth
1926

Mel Brooks, NYC, comedian/actor/director (Blazing Saddles, Spaceballs)

Birth
1927

Theo van Tijn, Dutch marxist/social-historian

Birth
1928

Alfred E Smith (NY-Gov) nominated for president at Dem Convention

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1928

Friedrich Schmiedl attempted rocket mail in Austria (unsuccessful)

Event
1928

Ronald Alfred Gardyne "Rags" Butler, sailor

Birth
1928

Peter Heine, cricketer (solid South African fast bowler in 1950's)

Birth
1928

Andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, cybernetician stage producer/lyricist

Birth
1929

Don Dubbins, Brooklyn, actor (Enchanted Island, Fix)

Birth
1930

Nikolay Nikolayevich Karetnikov, composer

Birth
1930

1st night game in Detroit at newly built Hamtramck Stadium as Negro League Detroit Stars take on KC Monarchs

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1933

Gunnar Reynir Sveinsson, composer

Birth
1933

Pat Morita, Berkeley CA, actor (Happy Days, Karate Kid)

Birth
1934

Hitler flies to Essen (Night of Long Knifes)

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1934

Roy Gilchrist, cricketer (volatile WI fast bowler of late 50s)

Birth
1934

Carl M Levin, (Sen-D Michigan, 1979- )

Birth
1935

FDR ordersa federal gold vault to be built at Fort Knox Kentucky

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1935

Earl Averill's consecutive-game streak ends at 673

Event
1936

Bill Orton, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- )

Birth
1936

Major R Owens, (Rep-D-NY)

Birth
1936

Peter Hall, folklorist/musician

Birth
1936

Gisela Kraft, writer

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