On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart [Bartholomeus Jan] Bok, Dutch-American astronomer (Milky Way), born in Hoorn, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • Kurt Gödel, Austrian-American mathematician (Gödel's incompleteness theorems), born in Brünn, Austria-Hungary (d. 1978)
  • Paul Sacher, Swiss conductor and entrepreneur, born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1999)
  • Pierre Boileau, French novelist (Vertigo), born in Paris, France (d. 1989)
  • Tony "Big Tuna" Accardo, American mobster (St Valentine's Day) and boss of the Chicago Outfit, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1992)
1906 Highlights

About April 28, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus