On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1928

Historical Events

  • Clas Thunberg of Finland wins his 2nd gold medal of the Games and 4th career title when he takes out the 1,500m speed skating at the St. Moritz Winter Olympics
  • Per-Erik Hedlund leads a Swedish sweep of the medals in the 50k cross-country at the St. Moritz Winter Olympics; Gustaf Jonsson & Volgar Andersson take the minor medals

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Garrido Blaz, (Rep-R-Guam, 1985- )
  • Juan Garcia Hortelano, Spanish author (Tormenta de verano)
1928 Highlights

About February 14, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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