On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Rajindranath, cricketer (4 stumpings in his only Test for India)

Person of interestWilliam Peter Blatty

William Peter Blatty, American scriptwriter and author of The Exorcist, born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)

Writer & Filmmaker William Peter Blatty
Writer & Filmmaker
William Peter Blatty

1928 Highlights

About January 7, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn