On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1911

Historical Events

  • 45.7 cm rainfall at St George, Georgia (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jose Antonio Giron, Spanish politician, born in Herrera de Pisuerga, Spain (d. 1995)
  • Joseph Luns, Dutch Foreign Minister and Secretary General (NATO), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2002)
1911 Highlights

About August 28, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo