On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1928

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Noël Coward's musical "This Year of Grace" premieres in London

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Callaway, figure skating trainer (coached Torvill and Dean), born in Reading, England (d. 2011)
  • Bill Archer, American politician (Rep-R-TX, 1971-2001), born in Houston, Texas
  • Carrie Donovan, American fashion editor (d. 2001)
  • Dmitri Volkogonov, Russian historian (biographies of Stalin and Lenin) and colonel general, born in Chita, USSR (d. 1995)
  • E.D. Hirsch. American social commentator, born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Ed Macauley, American Basketball Hall of Fame center (7-time NBA All Star), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2011)
1928 Highlights

About March 22, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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