On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Burrows, Australian musician
  • Ken Scowcroft, English insurance magnate/multi-millionaire
  • Lord Alfred Hayes, English pro wrestler, manager and commentator (WWF), born in London, England (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies
1928 Highlights

About August 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo