What Happened on January 28, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dutch airplanes dump pamphlets on Java
  • Gen "Vinegar Joe" Stillwell & truck convoy reopen Burma Road to China
  • Swedish ships bring food to starving Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • José Luis Perales, Spanish singer
  • Nick Raynsford, British MP
  • Robert Wyatt, English musician

Famous Deaths

  • Philip "Felix" Bekkers, actor (We Go on Trip), dies at 37