Historical Events for 28th October 2023

1628 – Huguenot bulwark La Rochelle surrenders to Cardinal Richelieu
1891 – Quake strikes Mino-Owari, Japan kills 7,300
1913 – “Krazy Kat” comic strip by George Herriman debuts in NY Journal
1922 – First US coast-to-coast radio broadcast of a football game
1939 – Anti-German demonstrations and strikes in Czechoslovakia
1943 – German submarine U-220 sunk by US aircraft in the Atlantic
1954 – Major league owners vote down sale of A’s to a Philadelphia syndicate
2011 – Baseball World Series: St. Louis beats Texas Rangers, 6-2 in Game 7 at Busch Stadium to win Cardinals’ 11th title; MVP: Cardinals 3rd baseman David Freese
2015 – Third Republican presidential candidates debate run by CNBC in Boulder, Colorado
2020 – 15th-century medieval manuscript “The Book of Lismore”, returns to Ireland after donated by Chatsworth Settlement to University College Cork

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