On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Freddie Fitzsimmons, American baseball pitcher (MLB record career double plays [79] 1938-64) and manager (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Mishawaka, Indiana (d. 1979)
  • Rudy Vallee, American singer and one of the earliest crooners ("Vagabond Dreams"; "My Time Is Your Time"), born in Island Pond, Vermont (d. 1986)
  • Sándor Vándor, Hungarian Jewish composer, born in Miskolc, Hungary (d. 1945) [1]
1901 Highlights

About July 28, 1901

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo