What Happened on June 4, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 33rd Women's French Championships: Helen Wills beats Eileen Bennett (6-1, 6-2)
  • French Championships Men's Tennis: Henri Cochet wins his 2nd of 4 home titles; beats countryman RenĂ© Lacoste 5-7, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3
  • President of the Republic of China Zhang Zuolin is assassinated by Japanese agents

Famous Birthdays

  • Lloyd Lambert, American bassist (Guitar Slim), born in Thilbodaux, Louisiana (d. 1995)
  • Paul Greening, master of Queen's household
  • Ruth Westerheimer, German-American sex therapist and media personality (Dr Ruth), born in Wiesenfeld, Germany
  • Ruth Westheimer, German sex therapist (WYNY-FM)