On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1928

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Dimitri Frenkel Frank, Dutch writer/director (Hadimassa)
  • George Grizzard, American Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor (Wrong is Right, Bachelor Party, Attica), born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina (d. 2007)
  • Herbert Klein, newscaster/press secretary
1928 Highlights

About April 1, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries