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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
1937

Max Adler, Austrian socialist theorist, dies at 64

Death
1938

Leon E Panetta, (Rep-D-CA, 1977- )

Birth
1938

Bradman scores 102* in drawn 2nd Test cricket at Lord's

Event
1938

Queen Victoria ascends to British throne

Event
1939

Pan Am opens southern route transatlantic air service (Dixie Clipper)

Event
1939

Joe Louis TKOs Tony Galent in 4 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1939

Yanks hit 13 HRs, sweep A's 23-2 and 10-0

Event
1940

Italo Balbo, Italian pilot/gov-gen of Libya, dies at 44

Death
1940

"Quiz Kids?" premieres on radio

Event
1940

Romania cedes Bessarabia to Soviet Union

Event
1941

German and Romanian soldiers kill 11,000 Jews in Kishinev

Event
1941

German troops occupy Galicia Poland

Event
1942

"Chris" Martin Thembisile Hani, sec-gen (S Africa Communist Party)

Birth
1942

Jim Kolbe, (Rep-R-AZ, 1985- )

Birth
1942

Sjoukje Dijkstra, Holland, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1942

Dumont TV network begins (WABD NY)

Event
1942

Col-gen Von Hoth' 6th Pantser enters Voronezj

Event
1943

Ed Pastor, (Rep-D-Arizona)

Birth
1943

Bobby Harrison, England, rock drummer (Procol Harum-Conquistador)

Birth
1945

Dave Knights, London, rock bassist (Procol Harum-Conquistador)

Birth
1945

Jane Harmon, (Rep-D-California)

Birth
1945

Polish Provisional Govt of National Unity set up by Soviets

Event
1946

Eduard Veterman, Dutch painter/playwright, dies in an auto accident

Death
1946

Robert Xavier Rodriguez, composer

Birth
1946

Robert L Asprin, US, sci-fi writer (Thieves World, Cold Cash War)

Birth