On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Bernardin, American Cardinal of the Catholic Church, born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 1996)
  • Rita Gam, American actress (Distortions, Hannibal), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Serge Gainsbourg, Russian-French singer (Ford Mustang), born in Paris (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Theodore Richards, US chemist (atomic weight, Nobel 1914), dies
1928 Highlights

About April 2, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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