What Happened on March 28, 1868

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter

Person of interestMaxim Gorky

Maxim Gorky [Alexei Maximovich Peshkov], Russian playwright and author (Mother and The Lower Depths), born in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia (d. 1936)

Playwright & Author Maxim Gorky
Playwright & Author
Maxim Gorky
  • Wojciech Gawronski, composer

Famous Deaths

  • James Brudenell, British 7th Earl of Cardigan (led the Charge of the Light Brigade during Crimean War), dies at about 70