On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Marinov, composer
  • Jim Gilliam, American MLB player and coach (Dodgers, NL rookie of year 1953), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1978)
  • Zacharias J de Beer, South African physician/MP (DP)
1928 Highlights

About October 17, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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