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This Day In History: October 28, 2015

By Tiffny Harris

 

Let’s go back in time to this day in history. Here are some history facts I bet you didn’t know about, so read on and enjoy.

 

 

1914 – Omega Psi Phi Fraternity is founded at Howard University.

 
1922 – First U.S. coast-to-coast radio broadcast of a football game.

 
1924 – White Sox beat NY Giants 8-4 in Dublin, less than 20 fans attend.

 
1929 – 1st child born in an aircraft, Miami, Florida.

 
1934 – Brooklyn & Pittsburgh play a penalty free NFL game.

 
1636 – Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts) is founded.

 
1492 – Christopher Columbus discovers Cuba and claims it for Spain.

 
1793 – Eli Whitney applied for a patent for his cotton gin.

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