1928

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1928 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1928
MCMXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2681
Armenian calendar 1377
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԷ
Assyrian calendar 6678
Bahá'í calendar 84–85
Balinese saka calendar 1849–1850
Bengali calendar 1335
Berber calendar 2878
British Regnal year 18  Geo. 5   19  Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2472
Burmese calendar 1290
Byzantine calendar 7436–7437
Chinese calendar 丁卯(Fire  Rabbit)
4624 or 4564
     to 
戊辰年 (Earth  Dragon)
4625 or 4565
Coptic calendar 1644–1645
Discordian calendar 3094
Ethiopian calendar 1920–1921
Hebrew calendar 5688–5689
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1984–1985
 - Shaka Samvat 1849–1850
 - Kali Yuga 5028–5029
Holocene calendar 11928
Igbo calendar 928–929
Iranian calendar 1306–1307
Islamic calendar 1346–1347
Japanese calendar Shōwa 3
(昭和3年)
Javanese calendar 1858–1859
Juche calendar 17
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4261
Minguo calendar ROC 17
民國17年
Nanakshahi calendar 460
Thai solar calendar 2470–2471
Tibetan calendar 阴火兔年
(female Fire-Rabbit)
2054 or 1673 or 901
     to 
阳土龙年
(male Earth-Dragon)
2055 or 1674 or 902

1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1928th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 928th year of the 2nd millennium, the 28th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1920s decade.

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A 1928 Ford Model A

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1928 Winter Olympics

March

April

May

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January

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Abdul Sattar Edhi
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Walter Mondale
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Reynaldo Bignone
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Jeanne Moreau
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Desmond Morris
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Eduard Shevardnadze
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Roger Vadim

February

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Ciriaco De Mita
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Kim Yong-nam
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Fats Domino
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Ariel Sharon

March

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Fidel Valdez Ramos
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Fred Rogers
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Surya Bahadur Thapa
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Alexander Grothendieck
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Jim Lovell
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Gordie Howe

April

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Serge Gainsbourg
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Estelle Harris
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Maya Angelou
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James D. Watson
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James Garner
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Ethel Kennedy
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Shirley Temple

May

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Sonny James
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Hosni Mubarak
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Billy Martin
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Pernell Roberts
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Rosemary Clooney
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Jack Kevorkian
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Agnès Varda

June

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Queen Fabiola of Belgium
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Richard M. Sherman
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John Forbes Nash, Jr.
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Che Guevara
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Annie Cordy
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Martin Landau
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Peyo

July

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Gunnar Möller
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Pierre Mauroy
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Vince Edwards
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Marcos Calderon
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Elias James Corey
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Bob Crane
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Leon Fleisher
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Dolphy
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Francesco Cossiga
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Stanley Kubrick
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Li Ka-shing

August

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Andy Warhol
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James Randi
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Eddie Fisher
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Nicolas Roeg
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Karlheinz Stockhausen
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Marian Seldes
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James Coburn
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Jaime Sin

September

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Gaston Thorn
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Jean Vanier
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Roddy McDowall
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Adam West
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Elie Wiesel

October

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Kåre Willoch
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Einojuhani Rautavaara
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María Cristina Arango Vega
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Borisav Jović
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Li Peng
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Zhu Rongji
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Anthony Franciosa

November

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Ennio Morricone
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Carlos Fuentes
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Vitaliy Masol
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Dara Singh

December

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Noam Chomsky
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Dick Van Patten
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Barbara Nichols
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Martin Cooper
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Bo Diddley

Deaths

January

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Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
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Hendrik Lorentz
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H. H. Asquith

February

March

April

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Roald Amundsen

May

June

July

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Wilhelm Wien

August

September

October

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Andrew Fisher
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Arnold Rothstein
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Heinrich XXVII, Prince Reuss Younger Line

November

December

Nobel Prizes

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1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1952nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 952nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 52nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1950s decade.

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1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1949th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 949th year of the 2nd millennium, the 49th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1940s decade.

1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1931st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 931st year of the 2nd millennium, the 31st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1930s decade.

1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1926th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 926th year of the 2nd millennium, the 26th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1920s decade.

1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1948th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 948th year of the 2nd millennium, the 48th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1940s decade.

1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1946th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 946th year of the 2nd millennium, the 46th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1940s decade.

1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1924th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 924th year of the 2nd millennium, the 24th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1920s decade.

1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1920th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 920th year of the 2nd millennium, the 20th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1920s decade. As of the start of 1920, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1937th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 937th year of the 2nd millennium, the 37th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1930s decade.

1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1955th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 955th year of the 2nd millennium, the 55th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1950s decade.

1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1923rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 923rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 23rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1920s decade. As of the start of 1923, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which was relegated that February to use only by churches after Greece adopted the Gregorian calendar.

1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1933rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 933rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 33rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1930s decade.

1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1953rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 953rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 53rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1950s decade.

1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1922nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 922nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 22nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1920s decade. As of the start of 1922, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1925th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 925th year of the 2nd millennium, the 25th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1920s decade.

1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1935th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 935th year of the 2nd millennium, the 35th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1930s decade.

1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1934th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 934th year of the 2nd millennium, the 34th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1930s decade.

1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1954th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 954th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1950s decade.

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