On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1926

Historical Events

  • Arthur Mailey takes 4-362 off 64 overs (no maidens) NSW v Vic
  • Imperial Airways begins England-India mail & passenger service
  • Ponsford scores 352 & Ryder 295 against NSW
  • Victoria all out for 1107 against NSW at the MCG Crowd 22,348

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Carr, English cricket all-rounder (2 Tests, 1 x 50, 2 wickets; Derbyshire CCC) and official (secretary Test and County Cricket Board 1976-86), born in Wiesbaden, Germany (d. 2016)
1926 Highlights

About December 28, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn