What Happened on November 1, 1928

Historical Events

  • 1st celebration of Authors' Day

Cricket History

Australian cricket batting prodigy Don Bradman scores 133 not out in NSW 2nd innings v Queensland in Brisbane; follows his 131 in the Blues' 1st innings

Event of Interest

Graf Zeppelin sets airship distance record of 6384 km

1928 History

Famous Birthdays

  • James Bradford, American heavyweight weightlifter (Olympic silver 1952, 56), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2013)
Born in 1928

About November 1, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

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