On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1928

Historical Events

Music History

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

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? 93 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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