On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1915

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Robertson, British sports commentator, born in Dacca, Bengal (d. 2009)
  • Tasha Tudor, American illustrator and children's books author (Pumpkin Moonshine, Corgiville Fair), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • John Davis Long, 32nd Governor of Massachusetts (1880-1915), dies at 76
1915 Highlights

About August 28, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo