What Happened on October 28, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Ä€dolfs Skulte, Latvian composer, born in Kyiv, Ukraine (d. 2000)
  • Claude Bourdet, French human rights activist and journalist, born in Paris (d. 1996)
  • Francis Bacon, Irish-British abstract painter (Study for a Pope), born in Dublin (d. 1992)
  • Josef Gingold, Russian-American violinist (Primrose Quartet; Cleveland Orchestra, 1947-60) and pedagogue (Indiana University, 1960-95), born in Brest-Litovsk, Russian Empire (now Brest, Belarus) (d. 1995)
Born in 1909
1909 Highlights

About October 28, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio