On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1928

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chiang Kai-shek's army crosses Yang-tse

Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek

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? 92 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries