What Happened on April 28, 1881

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Billy the Kid escapes from the Lincoln County jail in Lincoln, New Mexico

  • French troops sent into Tunisia

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Olinger, American warden & the last victim of Billy the Kid, dies at 31

About April 28, 1881

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus