On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1844

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Oscar I of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Sweden

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Stout, Prime Minister of New Zealand (1884-87), born in Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland (d. 1930)

Famous Deaths

  • Pyotr Aleksandrovich Tolstoy, Russian general and statesman (b. 1769)