On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1928

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Bolero" by Maurice Ravel first performed publicly (Paris)

Composer and Pianist Maurice Ravel
Composer and Pianist
Maurice Ravel

Famous Birthdays

  • Juno Stover-Irwin, American diver (Olympic silver 1956)
  • Pat Smythe, English equestrian rider (Olympic bronze team jumps 1956; author children's books), born in London, England (d. 1996)
  • Timothy Beaumont, Baron Beaumont of Whitley (d. 2008)
1928 Highlights

About November 22, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius