On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1930

Historical Events

  • 1st night game in Detroit at newly built Hamtramck Stadium as Negro League Detroit Stars take on KC Monarchs

Famous Birthdays

  • Itamar Franco, 33rd President of Brazil (1992-94), born in Brazilian territorial waters, Atlantic Ocean (d. 2011)
  • Nikolai Nikolayevich Karetnikov, Russian composer, born in Moscow (d. 1994)

Famous Weddings

David Lean

Film director David Lean (22) weds his first cousin Isabel Lean

1930 Highlights

About June 28, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer