On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Watson, American comedian (Hitler Gang, Boys Town), born in Springfield, Illinois (d. 1965)
  • Ernst Röhm, German army officer and chief organizer of Adolf Hitler’s Storm Troopers (Sturmabteilung, or SA; Brownshirts), born in Munich (d. 1934)
  • Jacobo Palm, Curaçao-born composer (d. 1982)
1887 Highlights

About November 28, 1887

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius