On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1928

Historical Events

  • King Fuad of Egypt seizes power and disbands parliament

Famous Birthdays

  • John Bratby, English painter and writer (Breakdown), born in Wimbledon, London (d. 1992)

Famous Weddings

Enrico Fermi

Physicist Enrico Fermi (26) weds writer Laura Capon in Rome, Italy

1928 Highlights

About July 19, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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