What Happened on June 28, 1909

Historical Events

  • 1st French air show, Concours d'Avation opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnold Shaw, American writer on popular music and composer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1989)
  • Eric Ambler, English author of thrillers and spy novels (Epitaph for a Spy), born in London (d. 1998)
  • French van Immerseel, Belgian graphic artist, born in Borsbeek, Antwerp (d. 1978)
Born in 1909

Famous Deaths

  • Israel Durham, Phillies president dies
1909 Highlights

About June 28, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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