What Happened on January 13, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • RCA and GE install three test television sets in homes in Schenectady, New York allowing American inventor E.F.W. Alexanderson to demonstrate the first home television receiver which delivered a poor and unsteady 1.5 square inch picture

Famous Birthdays

  • David Sheiner, actor (Paul-Mr Novak, Norman-Diana), born in NYC, New York
  • Gregory Walcott, Wilson NC, actor (87th Precinct)

Famous Deaths

  • Johan Peter Koch, Danish officer/explorer, dies at 57