1964, NASA Ranger 7 launched toward the Moon On this day on July 28, 1964, NASA Ranger 7, launched toward the Moon at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Ranger 7 It was the very first space probe of the United States to successfully transmit close images of the lunar
1968, First England batsman to score a Test Century on debut at Lord’s On this day during on June 28, 1968, John Hampshire became the first England batsman to score a Test Century on debut at Lord’s. He scored 107 runs against West Indies. Hampshire is the 34th
1838, Coronation of Queen Victoria On This day during on June 28, 1838, The Coronation of Queen Victoria held in Westminster Abbey after a public procession through the streets from Buckingham Palace. Queen Victoria succeeded to the throne of the United Kingdom at age of 18.
1912, First to Take-Two Hat-tricks in the Same Test On this day May 28, 1912, Australian leg-spinner Jimmy Matthews became the first and only bowler to take two hat-tricks in the same Test match. He did against South Africa on a single day. Jimmy Matthews Two Hat-tricks None