What Happened on February 3, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paleoanthropologist Davidson Black reports his findings on the ancient human fossils found at Zhoukoudian, China in the journal Nature and declares them to be a new species he names 'Sinanthropus pekinensis' (now known as 'Homo erectus')

Paleoanthropologist Davidson Black
Paleoanthropologist
Davidson Black

Famous Birthdays

  • C V Gadkari, cricketer (Indian batsman in 6 Tests 1953-55)