What Happened on May 28, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dale Long becomes 1st to hit HRs in 8 straight games

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eisenhower signs farm bill allows government to store agricultural surplus

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Germaine Montenesdro, 2nd victim of NYC's Zodiac killer (survives)
  • Jeff Dujon, cricket wicket-keeper (WI 1981-91, their most successful)
  • Mark Alexander Lees, rowing Coach
  • Markus Höttinger, Austrian racing driver (d. 1980)
  • Susie Diane Owens, Arkansas City Kansas, playmate (March, 1988)