Monday 3 September 1928
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Troisgros and Serge Bourguignon.
Taxi for Two, directed by Del Lord, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 September 1928 ?
- Pierre Troisgros: French chef and businessman, who earned three Michelin stars while working at his family's restaurant, "les Frères Troisgros" (The Troisgros Brothers).
- Serge Bourguignon: French film director and screenwriter.
- Donald Fisher: American retailer and CEO of The Gap, a popular clothing retail chain that he founded with his wife.
- Gaston Thorn: Luxembourg politician, 8th Prime Minister of Luxembourg and 7th President of the European Commission (d. 2007).
- Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th and final career hit
- Alexander Fleming, at St Mary's Hospital, London, accidentally rediscovers the antibiotic Penicillin.