What Happened on January 29, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Bengt Hambraeus, Swedish Canadian composer and organist, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 2000)
  • Marinus Peijnenburg, Dutch politician
Born in 1928

Famous Deaths

Douglas HaigDouglas Haig (1861-1928)

British fieldmarshal (Sudan, WWI) nicknamed "Butcher Haig" due to mass casualties under his command during the Battle of the Somme, dies from a heart attack at 66

1928 Highlights

About January 29, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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