On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Goeppert-Mayer, American-German atomic physicist (Nobel 1963), born in Kattowitz, German Empire (d. 1972)
  • Nancy Mayhew Youngman, English painter and educationalist, born in Maidstone, England (d. 1995)
  • Safford Cape, American-Belgian conductor, composer and music historian, born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1973)
1906 Highlights

About June 28, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer