On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1928

Historical Events

  • Brecht & Weil's play " The Threepenny Opera " premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • James Coburn, American actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven), born in Laurel, Nebraska (d. 2002)
  • Jeremy Stephen Maas, writer/art dealer
1928 Highlights

About August 31, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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