On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Ray Barbuti wins 400m in 47.8 at the Amsterdam Olympics, the only individual track event won by an American at the Games

Famous Birthdays

  • Cécile Aubry, French actress (The Black Rose), author (Belle et Sébastien), television screenwriter and director, born in Paris, France (d. 2010)