On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1928

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
1928 Highlights

About January 21, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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