What Happened on July 28, 1898

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Spanish troops in Ponce, Puerto Rico, surrender
  • Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Retired Colourman"(BG)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles William Mayo, American surgeon and co-founder (Mayo Clinic), born in Rochester, Minnesota (d. 1968)
  • Lawrence Gray, American actor, born in San Francisco, California (d. 1970)