Events that also happened in 1928
Alexander Fleming discovered a compound which killed bacteria (Penicillin).
The World's first fully synchronised sound cartoon, starring
Mickey Mouse, opened at the Colony theatre in New York.
Al Johnson was starring in The Singing Fool and Gary Cooper starred with Collen Moore in 'Lilac Time, when it opened in New York.
Germany's Graf Zeppelin arrived in Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Women's events are featured for the first time in the summer Olympic games.
Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' opens on Broadway.
The first completely talking feature length , 'The Lights of New York' from Warner Brothers, premieres.
Rangers won the Scottish Division One Title.
Morton were promoted from Division Two along with Champions Dundee United.
John Logie Baird demonstrated colour televison on an electro-mechanical system.
Water-proof Cellophane was invented.
The Quartz clock was invented