What Happened on January 28, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Finnish Civil War: Rebels seized control of the capital, Helsinki, and members of the Senate of Finland go underground.
  • Strike on Berlin ammunition factory

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry M Corbett, Bradford, puppeteer/entertainer (Sooty, Some People)
  • Suzanne Flon, actress (One Deadly Summer, Moulin Rouge), born in Paris, France
  • Trevor Skeet, British MP
  • Vito Scotti, actor (Flying Nun, Barefoot in the Park), born in San Francisco, California
  • Wilson Ferreira Aldunate, Uruguayan politician/human rights worker

Famous Deaths

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John McCrae, Canadian poet/physician/soldier, dies of pneumonia at 45

World War I Soldier & Poet John McCrae
World War I Soldier & Poet
John McCrae