On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1858

Historical Events


Music releaseTheater Premiere

Dion Boucicault's "Foul Play" premieres in London

Actor and Playwright Dion Boucicault
Actor and Playwright
Dion Boucicault

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Richard Nyberg, Swedish inventor (blowtorch), born in Arboga, Sweden (d. 1939)
1858 Highlights

About May 28, 1858

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini