On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1928

Historical Events

Music Premiere

George Gershwin, Sigmund Romberg and P. G. Wodehouse's musical "Rosalie" premieres in New York

Historic Event

Soviet Union orders exile of Leon Trotsky


Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Brooks, American fashion designer (Emmy 1983), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 2005)
  • Philip Levine, American poet, born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • Wallace Berry, Canadian-American composer (d. 1991)
1928 Highlights

About January 10, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn