On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Misraki [Misrachi], French jazz pianist, songwriter, and film score composer (Jean Renoir), born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (d. 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Sidney Paget, British illustrator (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 47
1908 Highlights

About January 28, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius