On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1928

Historical Events

  • Walter Donaldson & Gus Kahn's musical "Whoopee" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Dena Dietrich, American actress (Mother Nature in Chiffon margarine), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Russell L. Rogers, American electrical engineer and astronaut (X-20), born in Lawrence, Kansas (d. 1967)
1928 Highlights

About December 4, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius