On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Austrian-born New Zealand artist, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2000)
  • Ida Haendel, Polish-British-Canadian child prodigy violinist, teacher, and author (Woman with Violin), born in Chelm, Poland (d. 2020)
  • Jerry Wallace, American country and pop singer ("Primrose Lane"; "If You Leave Me Tonight I'll Cry"), born in Guilford, Missouri (d. 2008)
  • Jimmy Nelson, American ventriloquist (Nestles, Farfel), born in Chicago, Illinois
1928 Highlights

About December 15, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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