On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1928

Historical Events

Film & TV History

John Logie Baird demonstrates the first colour television transmission in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Evelyn Anthony, English historical writer (Poellenberg Inheritance), born in London (d. 2018)
  • G√ľnter Bruno Fuchs, German writer, poet and artist, born in Berlin (d. 1977)
  • John Wills, Lord-Lieutenant of Avon 1974-96, born in Bristol (d. 1998)
1928 Highlights

About July 3, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years and 5 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer