On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1928

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American gangster Arnold Rothstein is shot at a business meeting for reputedly refusing to pay gambling debts (dies 6th November)

Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster Arnold Rothstein
Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster
Arnold Rothstein
  • Jose Moncada elected president of Nicaragua

Famous Birthdays

  • Hannah Weiner, American experimental poet, born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 1997)
1928 Highlights

About November 4, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 92 years and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio