On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Reynaldo Bignone, Argentine politician and human rights violator, 41st President (1982–1983), born in Morón, Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • George Washington Goethals, American army general and civil engineer who supervised the construction of the Panama Canal, dies at 69