On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1928

Historical Events

Music Premiere

George and Ira Gershwin's musical "Treasure Girl" premieres in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Mauritz Stiller [Moshe Stiller], Swedish actor and director (The Saga of Gösta Berling, Erotikon), dies from an infective pleurisy at 45
1928 Highlights

About November 8, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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