On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1901

Historical Events

  • Guerrilla's assault unarmed US soldiers in Balangiga Phil, 38 killed

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEd Sullivan

Ed Sullivan, American television host (The Ed Sullivan Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 1974)

TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan
  • Friedrichs, mathematician
  • Lily Bouwmeester, Dutch actress and comedienne (Pygmalion), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • William Samuel Paley, American president and CEO of CBS (1928-90), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1990)
1901 Highlights

About September 28, 1901

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra