What Happened on November 6, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Clevelanders vote to build a stadium with city bonds
  • Colonel Jacob Schick patents 1st electric razor

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Herbert Hoover (R) beats Alfred E Smith (D) for US President

31st US President Herbert Hoover
31st US President
Herbert Hoover
  • Swedes start a tradition of eating Gustavus Adolphus pastries to commemorate the king.

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Matz, orchestra leader (Hullabaloo, Carol Burnette Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Arnold Rothstein, US businessman/gambler, shot to death at 46

Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster Arnold Rothstein
Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster
Arnold Rothstein