On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1928

Historical Events

  • England defeats Australia by record 675 runs at Brisbane
  • Wilhelm Miklas elected president of Austria

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes "Johan" Bakker Sr, Dutch actor and husband of Truus Soete, dies at 61
1928 Highlights

About December 5, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years
Leap Year: Yes

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