On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1931

Historical Events

Historic Event

Mob hitman Mad Dog Coll allegedly participates in a kidnapping attempt that results in the shooting death of a child, which earns him the nickname "Mad Dog"

  • White Sox score 11 in 8th to beat Yankees 14-12

Famous Birthdays

  • Darryl Hickman, American actor (Human Comedy, Tea & Sympathy), born in Hollywood, California
  • Johnny Martin, Australian cricket left-arm chinaman bowler (60's)
1931 Highlights

About July 28, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo