What Happened on December 28, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Paul Gibb scores 106 on Test Cricket debut v South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Yarnell, actor (Outlaws), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Charles Neville, US rock vocalist/saxophonist (Neville Brothers)
  • Frank Kelly, Irish stage and screen actor (Father Ted), born in Dublin (d. 2016)
  • Janet Hough Bryant, author/performing artist/educator
  • Richard Sudhalter, British(?) writer/jazz musician

Famous Deaths

  • Florence Lawrence, silent screen actress (Confidence), dies at 48