On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • IX Summer Olympic Games open in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Ratiu, composer
  • Anne Braden, American civil rights activist, journalist, and educator, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2006)
  • Joe Jackson, American talent manager and patriarch of the Jackson family, born in Fountain Hill, Arkansas (d. 2018)