What Happened on July 6, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st all-talking motion picture shown in NY (Lights of NY)
  • 48th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: RenĂ© Lacoste beats Henri Cochet (6-1 4-6 6-4 6-2)
  • Worlds largest record hailstone 1.5 lbs (7 inchs in diameter) at the time falls in Potter, Nebraska