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  • Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 15, 1928

    Martin Luther King

    Birth

    Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 15, 1928

    King was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the Reverend Martin Luther King Sr. and Alberta Williams King.




  • Czech Republic
    Tuesday Mar 6, 1928

    Oskar Schindler (Schindler's List)

    Marriage

    Czech Republic
    Tuesday Mar 6, 1928

    On 6 March 1928, Schindler married Emilie Pelzl (1907–2001), daughter of a prosperous Sudeten German farmer from Maletein. The young couple moved in with Oskar's parents and occupied the upstairs rooms, where they lived for the next seven years.




  • Bluefield, West Virginia, U.S.
    Wednesday Jun 13, 1928
    12 PM

    John Forbes Nash Jr.: A Beautiful Mind

    Birth

    Bluefield, West Virginia, U.S.
    Wednesday Jun 13, 1928
    12 PM

    Nash was born on June 13, 1928, in Bluefield, West Virginia. His father, John Forbes Nash, was an electrical engineer for the Appalachian Electric Power Company. His mother, Margaret Virginia (née Martin) Nash, had been a schoolteacher before she was married.




  • Rosario, Santa Fe province, Argentina
    Thursday Jun 14, 1928

    Che Guevara

    Birth

    Rosario, Santa Fe province, Argentina
    Thursday Jun 14, 1928

    Ernesto Guevara was born to Ernesto Guevara Lynch and Celia de la Serna y Llosa, on June 14, 1928, in Rosario, Argentina.




  • Üsküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman Empire (present-day Skopje, North Macedonia)
    Wednesday Aug 15, 1928

    Mother Teresa

    Religious life

    Üsküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman Empire (present-day Skopje, North Macedonia)
    Wednesday Aug 15, 1928

    Teresa was in her early years when she was fascinated by stories of the lives of missionaries and their service in Bengal; by age 12, she was convinced that she should commit herself to religious life. Her resolve strengthened on 15 August 1928 as she prayed at the shrine of the Black Madonna of Vitina-Letnice, where she often went on pilgrimages.




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