On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1897

Historical Events

  • Marquis C de Bonchamps' expedition reaches Gore Ethiopia

Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: England's Blanche Bingley-Hillyard wins her 4th title beating Charlotte Cooper 5-7, 7-5, 6-2

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper

1897 Highlights

About June 28, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer