On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • David Mitchell, British MP, born in rural Buckinghamshire, England (d. 2014)
  • Eric Dolphy, American jazz saxophone, bass clarinet, and flute player, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1964)
  • Jean-Marie le Pen, French leader (National Front party)
  • Martin Landau, American actor (Ed Wood; North By Northwest; Mission Impossible; Space 1999), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)
  • William Berger, Austrian American actor (Face to Face, Adventure of Hercules), born in Innsbruck, Austria (d. 1993)
1928 Highlights

About June 20, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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