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1928 — Howard Percy Robertson briefly mentions that Vesto Slipher's redshift measurements combined with brightness measurements of the same galaxies indicate a redshift-distance relation

Penicillin discovery by Alexander Fleming

Frederick Griffith discovers that hereditary material from dead bacteria can be incorporated into live bacteria

Positron predicted by Dirac

Geiger–Müller counter

Raman scattering effect
Electron microscope, Ernst August Friedrich Ruska

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26 January 1928 discovery of 1155 Aenna

22 February 1928 discovery of 1156) Kira

26 February 1928 discovery of 1091 Spiraea

21 July 1928 discovery of 1096 Reunerta

10 August 1928 discovery of 1110 Jaroslawa

11 August 1928 discovery of 1097 Vicia

15 August 1928 discovery of 1112 Polonia and 1113 Katja

5 September 1928 discovery of 1098 Hakone

11 September 1928 discovery of 1120 Cannonia and 1121 Natascha

13 September 1928 discovery of 1099 Figneria

17 September 1928 discovery of 1122 Neith

21 September 1928 discovery of 1123 Shapleya

22 September 1928 discovery of 1100 Arnica and 1101 Clematis

6 October 1928 discovery of 1124 Stroobantia

5 November 1928 discovery of 1102 Pepita

9 November 1928 discovery of 1103 Sequoia

17 November 1928 discovery of 1114 Lorraine

9 December 1928 discovery of 1104 Syringa

13 December 1928 discovery of 1115 Sabauda

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20 February 1928, Death of Antonio Abetti in Arcetri / Florence, Italy

21 March 1928 Death of Edward Walter Maunder, in London, England,

2 April 1928 Death of Theodore William Richards

25 June 1928 Birth of Alexei Alexeevich Abrikosov in Moscow,USSR

30 August 1928 Death of Wilhelm Carl Werner Otto Fritz Franz Wien

1928 Birth of Michael Philip Candy

1928 Birth of Tihiro Ohkawa

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Nobel Prize

Physics to Sir Owen Willans Richardson for his work on the thermionic phenomenon and especially for the discovery of the law named after him.

Chemistry to Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus "for the services rendered through his research into the constitution of the sterols and their connection with the vitamins"

Physiology or Medicine: to Charles Jules Henri Nicolle "for his work on typhus"

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Chronology

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