On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoly Lein, Soviet-American chess player (Grandmaster 1968; World Chess Hall of Fame), born in Leningrad, Russia (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestBan Johnson

Ban Johnson, American baseball executive, founder and President of the American League, dies after a long illness at 67

Founder of Baseball's American League Ban Johnson
Founder of Baseball's American League
Ban Johnson
1931 Highlights

About March 28, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries