What Happened on August 6, 1928

Famous Birthdays

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

American pop artist (Campbell's Soup Cans; Marilyn Diptych) and film producer (Frankenstein; Bad), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Herb Moford, American baseball player (d. 2005)
  • Janice-Lee York Romary, California, fencer (Olympics 1948-68)
Born in 1928

Famous Deaths

  • W. H. Grattan Flood, Irish author and composer, dies at 68
1928 Highlights

About August 6, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo