On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1928

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "The Adventure of the Good Soldier Schweik" premieres in Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Chico Carrasquel, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Caracas, Venezuela (d. 2005)
  • Eugene Monti, Italian bobsledder (Olympic-2 golds-1968), born in Toblach, Italy (d. 2003)
  • Jeanne Moreau, French actress (Going Places, Jules & Jim), born in Paris, France (d. 2017)
  • Kees Broekman, Dutch speed skater (Olympic silver 1952), born in De Lier, Netherlands (d. 1992)