On This Day: May 28th
This is 149th day of the year and 217 days remain in the year.
The first all-color, full-length talking picture, On With the Show!, debuted.
Baseball owners voted to allow the Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Giants to move to Los Angeles and San Francisco, respectively. Many New Yorkers still haven’t recovered. See other baseball city and nickname changes.
Linda Finch completed Amelia Earhart's attempted around-the-world flight.
May 28 BirthdaysJim Thorpe1888–1953, American athlete, born near Prague, Oklahoma.
P. G. T. BeauregardConfederate general
Carl Larssonpainter and illustrator