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 Burnett Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Arnold Rothstein, American gambler and mobster (fixed 1919 World Series), dies of gunshot wounds at 46

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