On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Panzram, American serial killer and rapist, born in East Grand Forks, Minnesota (d. 1930)
  • Carl Spaatz, American World War II general and 1st Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, born in Boyertown, Pennsylvania (d. 1974)
  • Esther Forbes, American novelist (Johnny Tremain), born in Westborough, Massachusetts (d. 1968)

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Inzenga y Castellanos, composer, dies at 63
1891 Highlights

About June 28, 1891

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer