On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1927

Historical Events

Historic Event

Josip Broz Tito begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia

President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary Josip Broz Tito
President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary
Josip Broz Tito
  • KLM-plane "Homing Pigeon" leaves Neth-Indies after 1st regular flight

Famous Birthdays

  • Dame Cleo Laine, British actress and jazz-pop singer (Flesh to a Tiger), born in Middlesex, England

Famous Deaths

  • Eaton Faning, composer, dies at 77
1927 Highlights

About October 28, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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