On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Ä€dolfs Skulte, Latvian composer, born in Kiev, 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)
1909 Highlights

About October 28, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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