What Happened on October 28, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Volstead Act passed by US Congress, establishing prohibition, despite President Woodrow Wilson's veto

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion)

Famous Deaths

  • Ted Wainwright, cricketer (Yorks stalwart, 5 Tests 1893-98), dies