On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 14th Rose Bowl: Stanford beats Pittsburgh, 7-6

Famous Birthdays

  • Avie Bennett, Canadian philanthropist
  • Daisaku Ikeda, Japanese writer
  • Dan Rostenkowski, American politician (Rep-D-Il, 1959-94), convicted of mail fraud, born in Chicago, Illinois (2010)
  • Gerhard Amanshauser, writer
  • Harry Hyams, English immovable goods owner (Center Point)
  • Oskar Rabin, Russian painter and dissident during Soviet era, born in Moscow, Soviet Union (d. 2018)
  • Tiberiu Olah, composer
  • Vaughn Beals, CEO (Harley Davidson motorcycle), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Photographer Ansel Adams (25) weds Virginia Best in Yosemite Valley

Photographer Ansel Adams
Ansel Adams