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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from March 8, 1926 to August 10, 1929 the cabinet De Geer I, with Jonkheer mr. D.J. de Geer (CHU) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 7.6 million citizens.
  • Major riot during a wharf strike in Port Adelaide involving up 4,000 waterside workers
  • An iron lung respirator is used for the first time at Children's Hospital, Boston
  • The "Prelature of the Holy Cross and the Work of God", commonly known as Opus Dei, is founded by Saint Josemaría Escrivá.
Weather

The temperature on April 13, 1928 was between 3.0 °C and 8.4 °C and averaged 5.9 °C. There was 3.0 mm of rain. The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the east-northeast.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from April 13, 1928 at Delpher

Born on April 13
Died on April 13

Names that were popular for boys in 1928
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Petrus
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Gerardus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacobus
  • Jacob
  • Wilhelmus
  • Antonius
  • Theodorus
Names that were popular for girls in 1928
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Elisabeth
  • Adriana
  • Hendrika
  • Petronella
  • Catharina
  • Jacoba
  • Margaretha
  • Geertruida
  • Helena
  • Jantje