On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Ralph Waite, American actor, director and political candidate (Cool Hand Luke, The Waltons), born in White Plains, New York (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • A. B. Frost, American illustrator (b. 1851)
  • George Siegmann, American actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist), dies from pernicious anemia at 46
1928 Highlights

About June 22, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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