On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Herb Reed, American musician (The Platters), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2012)
  • Herbert H. Bateman, American politician (Rep-R-Virginia), born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (d. 2000)
  • James Randi, Canadian skeptic magician (Nova), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Romeo Muller, American screenwriter, born in the Bronx, New York (d. 1992)
1928 Highlights

About August 7, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo