On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • David L Wolper, producer (Devil's Brigade)
  • Mitchell Ryan, American actor (Dark Shadows, Lethal Weapon, Chase, Executive Suite), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Hardy, English novelist (Far from the Madding Crowd) and poet, dies near Dorchester at 87
1928 Highlights

About January 11, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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