On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • NY Giant Fred Lindstrom ties record of 9 hits in a doubleheader

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Abrikosov, Russian-born American physicist (Nobel Prize 2003), born in Moscow (d. 2017)
  • Jacob Druckman, American composer (Animus I Auerole), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Peyo [Pierre Culliford], Belgian cartoonist (The Smurfs, Johan et Pirlouit), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1992)
  • William Joseph Russo, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2003)