On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1928

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Walt Disney's "Steamboat Willie" released, first Mickey Mouse sound cartoon

Famous Birthdays

  • Mickey Mouse, Disney cartoon strip character
  • Otar Gordeli, Georgian composer, born in Tbilisi, Georgia (d. 1994)
  • Salvador Laurel, Filipino lawyer and politician (Vice President of the Philippines, 1986-92), born in Paco, Manila, Insular Government of the Philippine Islands (d. 2004)
1928 Highlights

About November 18, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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