On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday

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, suspense writer (Epitaph for a Spy), born in London, England
  • French van Immerseel, Belgian graphic artist, born in Borsbeek, Antwerp

Famous Deaths

  • Israel Durham, Phillies president dies