On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1928

Historical Events


AgreementTreaty of Interest

Benito Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Francis Lamprey, British ecologist (d. 1996)
  • Malcolm Hilton, English cricket slow left-arm (4 Tests), born in Chadderton, Lancashire (d. 1990)
1928 Highlights

About August 2, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo