On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Brooklyn Supreme, Belgian stallion, heaviest known horse (1450 kg)
  • Hardy Krüger, German actor (The Flight of the Phoenix), born in Wedding, Berlin, Germany
  • Jean-François Paillard, French conductor, born in Vitry-le-François, France (d. 2013)
  • Uwe Kitzinger, President (Templeton College, Oxford), born in Nuremberg, Germany
1928 Highlights

About April 12, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries