On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Dainin Katagiri, Zen teacher, associate of Shunryu Suzuki, born in Osaka, Japan
  • Gerard Schurmann, Dutch-British conductor, and composer of classical music (The Double Heart), and film scores, (The Bedford Incident), born in Java, Dutch East Indies (d. 2020) dies at 96
1928 Highlights

About January 19, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn