On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1928

Historical Events

  • Commencement of West Indies cricket's first ever Test match; England go on to win by an innings and 58 runs at Lord's

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Shaara, American writer (Killer Angels), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas H. Rollinson, American composer, dies at 84
1928 Highlights

About June 23, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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