On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1928

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Eastman shows first amateur color motion pictures to guests at his New York house including Thomas Edison

Founder of the Eastman Kodak Company George Eastman
Founder of the Eastman Kodak Company
George Eastman
Inventor Thomas Edison
Inventor
Thomas Edison

Famous Birthdays

  • Eunice Muñoz, Portuguese actress (Hard Times), born in Amareleja, Portugal
  • Joe Nuxhall, American baseball pitcher and sportscaster (youngest MLB player at 15 years, 316 days), born in Hamilton, Ohio (d. 2007)
  • Valentin Muratov, Russian gymnast (4 gold, 1 silver medals 1952, 1956 Olympics), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2006)
1928 Highlights

About July 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo