On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1919

Historical Events

  • Fastest major league game (51 mins), Giants beat Phillies 6-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Lenn Hjortzberg, Karlskrona Sweden, director (Persona, Devil's Eye)
  • Tom Harmon, American College Football Hall of Fame halfback (Heisman Trophy 1940, Michigan; LA Rams) and broadcaster (CBS 1950-62), born in Rennselaer, Indiana (d. 1990)
1919 Highlights

About September 28, 1919

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Libra