On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1908

Historical Events

  • 154 men die in coal mine explosion at Marianna, Pennsylvania

Famous Birthdays

  • Arturo Frondizi, 35th President Argentina (1958-62), born in Paso de los Libres, Corrientes, Argentina (d. 1995)
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss, French social anthropologist and ethnologist (structuralism), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 2009)
  • Roberto Lupi, Italian composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1971)
1908 Highlights

About November 28, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius