On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1887

Historical Events

  • John Layton Jarvis becomes first British race horse trainer to be knighted for services to racing

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Dingle, American actor (The Little Foxes), born in Wabash, Indiana (d. 1956)
1887 Highlights

About December 28, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn