On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st transatlantic TV image received, Hartsdale, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher, lawyer
  • Jack Larson, American playwright and actor (Jimmy Olsen-Superman), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • Stanley Baker, Welsh actor and producer (Concrete Jungle, Zorro, Zulu), born in Ferndale, Glamorgan (d. 1976)