On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1922

Historical Events

  • WOI (Ames, Iowa) country's 1st licensed educational radio station

Famous Birthdays

  • Alistair MacLean, Scottish novelist (The Guns of Navarone), born in Shettleston, Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1987)
  • William Broomfield, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Michigan), born in Royal Oak, Michigan (d. 2019)
1922 Highlights

About April 28, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus