What Happened on December 13, 1928

Historical Events

  • Clip-on tie designed

Music History

George Gershwin's "An American In Paris" premieres at Carnegie Hall, NYC, performed by the New York Philharmonic conducted by Walter Damrosch

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Tramiel, American Businessman (Amiga, Commodore 64), born in Łódź, Poland (d. 2012)
  • Joe Messina, American soul, jazz, and R&B session guitarist (Soupy Sales; The Funk Brothers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • W Gordon Smith, Scottish playwright, born in Edinburgh (d. 1996)
1928 Highlights

About December 13, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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