Tuesday 28 February 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Wolfgang Doebereiner and Stanley Baker.
The Patsy, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 February 1928
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Which were the important events of 28 February 1928 ?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Wolfgang Doebereiner
- Stanley Baker: Actor (Accident, Guns of Navarone), dies at 49.
- Tom Aldredge: American stage, film and television actor, director and producer; he married costume designer Theoni Vachlioti in December 1953 and made his stage debut in 1957.
- Walter Tevis
- Abdul Sattar Edhi
- Bettye Ackerman in Cottageville: South Carolina, USA; actress (Maggie Graham - Ben Casey).
- Antonio Rodriguez Balinas: Puerto Rican soldier who reached the rank of brigadier general in the United States Army.
- Smokey The: Bear.
- Tom Aldredge in Dayton: Ohio, USA; actor (What About Bob, Nurse, Mind Snatchers).
- Wolfgang Döbereiner: German pro astrologer, a homoeopathist and author.
- James Lowell: American miner and geologist, pre-eminent in his field.
- C.V. Raman discovers Raman effect.