What Happened on July 6, 1928

Historical Events

  • 1st all-talking motion picture shown in NY (Lights of NY)
  • Largest recorded hailstone at the time 1.5 lbs (7 inches in diameter) falls in Potter, Nebraska

Wimbledon Men's Tennis

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: In an all-French final René Lacoste beats defending champion Henri Cochet 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2

1928 History

About July 6, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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