On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1928

Historical Events

Sports History

Australian cricket legend Don Bradman makes an inauspicious Test debut; scores 18 & 1 vs England in 1st Test in Brisbane; dropped to 12th man for 2nd Test

Historic Invention

Vladimir K. Zworykin receives patent on Iconoscope TV system


Famous Birthdays

  • Chic Hecht, (Sen-R-NV, 1983- )
  • Joe B. Hall, American Basketball HOF coach (NCAA Division I C'ship 1978; University of Kentucky 1972-85), born in Cynthiana, Kentucky (d. 2022)
1928 Highlights

About November 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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