What Happened on June 28, 1935

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Alf Perry wins his only major title, by 4 shots from fellow Englishman Alf Padgham
  • Earl Averill's consecutive-game streak ends at 673

Historic Event

FDR orders a federal gold vault to be built at Fort Knox, Kentucky


Famous Birthdays

  • John Inman, English actor (Mr. Humphries-Are You Being Served?), born in Preston, Lancashire, England (d. 2007)
1935 Highlights

About June 28, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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