What Happened on February 14, 1928

Historical Events

Olympic Gold

Clas Thunberg of Finland wins his 2nd gold medal of the Games and 5th 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, American politician (Rep-R-Guam, 1985-93), born in Agana, Guam (d. 2014)
  • Juan Garcia Hortelano, Spanish author (Tormenta de verano)
Born in 1928

About February 14, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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