On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Okke Jager, Dutch theologist, writer and poet, born in Delft, Netherlands (d. 1992)

Person of interestShirley Temple

Shirley Temple, American actress, famous 1930s child star (Bright Eyes, Heidi) and diplomat, born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2014)

Actress and Diplomat Shirley Temple
Actress and Diplomat
Shirley Temple
  • Sir William "Bill" Cotton, British television producer and executive (Noel Gay TV), born in London, England (d. 2008)
1928 Highlights

About April 23, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus