On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1897

Historical Events

  • Edmond Rostand's "Cyrano de Bergerac" premieres in Paris

Famous Deaths

  • William Corby, American Catholic priest and President of the University of Notre Dame, dies at 64
1897 Highlights

About December 28, 1897

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn