King George V 1928 Farthing

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There is 1 known variety of this coin.

What Happened in 1928?

  • Mickey Mouse premieres in Plane Crazy, a silent cartoon parody, of the Lindberg craze.
  • Amelia Earhart is first woman to fly an across the Atlantic.
    Women's events are featured for the first time at the Amsterdam summer Olympic Games.
  • Alexander Fleming discovers penicillin in London.
    The world's first fully synchronized sound cartoon, Walt Disney's Steamboat Willy, starring Mickey Mouse, premieres at the Colony Theatre in New York City.
  • J Edgar Hoover wins US Presidency, defeating Al Smith
  • Lilac Time with Gary Cooper and Collen Moore opens in New York