January 28, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Finnish Civil War: Rebels seized control of the capital, Helsinki, and members of the Senate of Finland go underground.
  • Strike on Berlin ammunition factory

Birthdays in History

  • Harry M Corbett, Bradford, puppeteer/entertainer (Sooty, Some People)
  • Trevor Skeet, British MP
  • Wilson Ferreira Aldunate, Uruguayan politician/human rights worker

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

John McCrae, Canadian poet/physician/soldier, dies of pneumonia at 45

World War I Soldier & Poet John McCrae
World War I Soldier & Poet
John McCrae