What Happened on August 14, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur's "Front Page," premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Laurens van Deenen, Dutch biochemist, born in Maastricht, Germany
  • Lina Wertmueller, [Arcanguela von Elgg], actress (7 Beauties), born in Rome, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Spuk/Rasputin), dies at 37