1928

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Millennium:2nd millennium
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1928 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1928
MCMXXVIII
Ab urbe condita2681
Armenian calendar1377
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Assyrian calendar6678
Bahá'í calendar84–85
Bengali calendar1335
Berber calendar2878
British Regnal year17 Geo. 5 – 18 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar2472
Burmese calendar1290
Byzantine calendar7436–7437
Chinese calendar丁卯(Fire Rabbit)
4624 or 4564
    — to —
戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
4625 or 4565
Coptic calendar1644–1645
Ethiopian calendar1920–1921
Hebrew calendar5688–5689
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1984–1985
 - Shaka Samvat1850–1851
 - Kali Yuga5029–5030
Holocene calendar11928
Igbo calendar928–929
Iranian calendar1306–1307
Islamic calendar1346–1347
Japanese calendarShōwa 3
(昭和3年)
Juche calendar17
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4261
Minguo calendarROC 17
民國17年
Thai solar calendar2471

Year 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. This was the last year that the Julian calendar was used and by 1 January 1929, every world nation had adopted the Gregorian calendar.

A 1928 Ford Model A

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  9. ^ Chapman, Matthew (2010). The Snail and the Ginger Beer: the story of Donoghue v Stevenson. London: Wildy, Simmons & Hill. ISBN 0-85490-049-7. 
  10. ^ "Philo Taylor Farnsworth (1906-1971)". The Virtual Museum of the City of San Francisco. Archived from the original on 22 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-22. 
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  12. ^ "Culture shock will highlight penicillin discovery" (PDF) (Press release). London: Royal Society of Chemistry. 2003-09-02. Retrieved 2011-11-30.