On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1917

Historical Events

  • Ten suffragists arrested as they picket the White House

Famous Birthdays

Jack Kirby

Jack Kirby, American cartoonist (X-Men; Spider-Man; Hulk; Captain America), born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)

1917 Highlights

About August 28, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 104 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

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