On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Tanev, Bulgarian composer, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1996)
  • Bella Darvi [Bajla Węgier], Polish actress (The Egyptian, Hell and High Water, Racers), born in Sosnowiec, Poland (d. 1971)
  • Patrick Peter Sacco, American composer, born in Albion, New York (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • François Victor Alphonse Aulard, French historian, dies at 79
1928 Highlights

About October 23, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio