On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1912

Historical Events

  • Ismail Qemali declares Albania independent from Turkey in VlorĂ«

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinz Galinski, President (Central council for Jews in Germany), born in Marienburg, West Prussia, Germany (d. 1992)
  • Morris Louis, American painter (post painterly abstraction), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1962)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Benona Sharp, American oil tycoon, dies at 41
1912 Highlights

About November 28, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius