On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1930

Historical Events

  • 114°F (46°C), Greensburg, Kentucky (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • David "Junior" Kimbrough, American bluesman, born in Hudsonville, Mississippi (d. 1998)
  • Jean Roba, Belgian comics author (Boule et Bill), born in Schaerbeek, Belgium (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Allvar Gullstrand, Swedish physician (Nobel Prize 1911), dies at 68
1930 Highlights

About July 28, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo