On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1919

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox Carl Mays pitches a complete doubleheader against NY Yankees, winning 1st game, 2-0, losing 2nd game, 4-1 (Polo Grounds, NYC)

Signing of the Treaty of Versailles

Treaty of Versailles, ending WWI and establishing the League of Nations, is signed in France

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

33rd US President Harry Truman (35) weds Elizabeth Truman (34) in Independence

1919 Highlights

About June 28, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer