What Happened on May 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Arms Trial Begins: several men are charged in a Dublin court with conspiracy to illegally import arms for use by the Irish Republican Army (IRA)
  • The formerly united Free University of Brussels officially splits into two separate entities, the French-speaking Universit√© Libre de Bruxelles and the Dutch-speaking Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Williams, WLAF defensive end (London Monarchs)
  • David Roberts, Alameda California, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994)
  • Glenn Quinn, Irish actor (d. 2002)
  • Ian Cashmore, English actor and paranormal investigator
  • Jason Belser, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Morgan Fox, Prince George BC, playmate (Dec, 1990)