On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Eddie Paynter scores 322 for Lancashire against Sussex
  • Richard Moore scores 316 for Hampshire against Warwickshire

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Veber, French film director and screenwriter, born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
  • Peter Duchin, American pianist and bandleader (Peter Duchin Orchestra), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Lee, Father of Playgrounds movement, dies at 88
  • Muslim Magomayev, Azerbaijani-Soviet composer, dies at 51