On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Heinz Wahren, German pianist and composer, born in Bonn, Germany
  • Oliver "Bops Junior" Jackson, American jazz drummer, born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Robin Irvine, British actor (Easy Virtue, When Boys Leave Home), dies of pleurisy at 31
1933 Highlights

About April 28, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus