On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Marius Monnikendam, Dutch choir composer, born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • Warren Giles, American baseball National League president, born in Tiskilwa, Illinois (d. 1979)
1896 Highlights

About May 28, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini