October 28, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Australian government holds a national referendum seeking support for the proposal of compulsory conscription; it is rejected

Birthdays in History

  • Jessie Kesson, Scottish writer and radio producer, born in Inverness (d. 1994)

Deaths in History

  • Cleveland Abbe, American meteorologist (b. 1838)
  • Oswald Boelcke, German pilot (b. 1891)