On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, American historian, born in New York (d. 1996)
  • Charles Strouse, American composer (Bye Bye Birdie, Annie), born in NYC, New York
  • Dave Bowen, Welsh footballer, born in Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales (d. 1995)
  • David Malcolm Lewis, English historian, expert in Greek Epigraphy, born in London (d. 1994)
  • James Ivory, American producer, director and screenwriter (Howard's End, Remains of the Day), born in Berkeley, California
  • James Jude, American thoracic surgeon (developed CPR), born in Maple Lake, Minnesota (d. 2015)
  • Reg Park, British bodybuilder (Mr Universe 1951, 58, 65), born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Chiang Tsolin, Chinese warlord of North-China, murdered