On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1929

Historical Events

  • English cricketer Frank Woolley scores his 100th first-class hundred

Famous Birthdays

  • István Kertész, Hungarian orchestral and operatic conductor, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1973)
  • Roxie Roker, Bahamian-American actress (The Jeffersons- Helen Willis), born in Miami, Florida (d. 1995)
1929 Highlights

About August 28, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo