On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Porter, British actor (Antony & Cleopatra, 39 Steps), born in London, England (d. 1995)
  • Fred Ebb, American composer, born in Manhattan, NYC (d. 2004)
  • Leah Rabin, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin (d. 2000)
  • Mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, CEO (NVSH)
  • Monty Sunshine, British jazz clarinetist and bandleader (Petite Fleur), born in Stepney, London (d. 2010)
1928 Highlights

About April 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries