What Happened on May 8, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Levine, American sound engineer (Phil Spector's wall of sound; Herb Alpert; Beach Boys), born in New York City (d. 2008)
  • Theodore Sorenson, American presidential advisor to JFK and author (Kennedy), born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 2010)
  • William Jay Sydeman, American avant-garde composer, born in New York City (d. 2021)
1928 Highlights

About May 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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