On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAndy Warhol

Andy Warhol, American pop artist and film producer (Frankenstein, Bad), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1987)

Pop Artist Andy Warhol
Pop Artist
Andy Warhol
  • Herb Moford, American baseball player (d. 2005)
  • Janice-Lee York Romary, California, fencer (Olympics 1948-68)

Famous Deaths

  • William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68