What Happened on June 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Jiri Dvoracek, composer
  • Kate Wilhelm, American fiction author (Hugo Award: Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 2018)
  • Kat[i]e [Gertrude] Wilhelm, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Hamlet Trap)