What Happened on July 28, 1940

Historical Events

  • Radio Orange begins broadcasting from London
  • Yankee Charlie Keller hits 3 HRs to beat White Sox 10-9

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Proctor, American comedian (Firesign Theater), born in Goshen, Indiana

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Ohlsson, Swedish composer, dies at 66
1940 Highlights

About July 28, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo