On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1904

Historical Events

  • International Anti-Military Cooperation (IAMV) forms in Amsterdam
  • SS Norge runs aground and sinks off Rockall, North Atlantic, more than 635 die, largest maritime loss of life until Titanic

Wimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Reigning champion Dorothea Chambers beats Charlotte Cooper 6-0, 6-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Włodzimierz Poźniak, Polish composer, born in Kraków, Poland (d. 1967)
1904 Highlights

About June 28, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer