On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1928

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Le Sifflet publishes 1st precursor of Kuifje (Tintin)

Cartoonist Hergé
Cartoonist
Hergé
  • Leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium cycles record 76 mi 604 yds in 1 hr

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestElie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, Jewish Auschwitz survivor and author (Night), Nobel Prize winner 1986, born in Sighet, Romania (d. 2016)

Author Elie Wiesel
Author
Elie Wiesel

1928 Highlights

About September 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 92 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra