On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Ezra Sims, American composer of microtonal music, born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2015)
  • John William Fozard, aircraft designer
  • Pilar Lorengar, Spanish soprano (d. 1996)
  • William Kennedy, American writer
1928 Highlights

About January 16, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn