On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1928

Historical Events

  • Mickey Cochrane wins AL MVP honors, edging Heinie Manush by 2 points

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Morgan Guilbert, American actress (The Dick Van Dyke Show), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2016)
  • Mary Daly, American feminist

Famous Deaths

  • Septimus Kinneir, cricketer (Test for Eng), dies
1928 Highlights

About October 16, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra