What Happened on May 28, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 48th Men's French Championships: Frank Parker beats Budge Patty (6-3, 1-6, 6-1, 6-4)
  • 48th Women's French Championships: Margaret Osborne duPont beats Nelly Adamson (7-5, 6-2)

Famous Birthdays

  • Shelley Hamlin, San Mateo CA, LPGA golfer (1978 Patty Berg Classic)
  • Sue Holderness, actress (Marlene-Only Fools & Horses, Sandbaggers)
  • Wendy O. Williams, American musician (The Plasmatics) (d. 1998)