On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1928

Historical Events

  • 1st US-to-Australia flight lands (Sir Charles Kingford)

Famous Birthdays

  • Kate Wilhelm, American fiction author (Hugo Award: Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 2018)
1928 Highlights

About June 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years and 6 months
Leap Year: Yes

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