What Happened on August 31, 1928

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Bertolt Brecht & Kurt Weil's play with music "The Threepenny Opera" premieres at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm, Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • James Coburn, American actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven), born in Laurel, Nebraska (d. 2002)
  • Jeremy Maas, British art dealer and writer, born in Penang, British Malaya (d. 1997)
Born in 1928
1928 Highlights

About August 31, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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