What Happened on March 28, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Pope John appoints the first Japanese, African & Filipino cardinals
  • Scotch whisky factory explodes burying 20 fire fighters (Glasgow, Scotland)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Barrie, British actor ( Red Dwarf,) born in Hanover, West Germany
  • Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, French author and dramatist
  • José Maria Neves, Cape Verdeian politician

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Keith, US actor (Ramses I-10 Commandments), dies at 61