On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1928

Historical Events

Film Release

Alfred Hitchcock's film, "Case Of Jonathan Drew," (or "The Lodger") is released

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Gordon, American cool jazz baritone saxophonist, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1955)
  • Gerard van Leijenhorst, Dutch undersecretary of the Interior (CDA), born in Ede, Netherlands (d. 2001)
  • Queen Fabiola of Belgium, Spanish Queen of Belgium, born in Zurbano Palace, Madrid, Spain (d. 2014)
1928 Highlights

About June 11, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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