On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1891

Historical Events

  • 1st world weightlifting championship won by Edward Lawrence in London, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Karel M J F Cruysberghs, Flemish author
  • Peter Suhrkamp, German publisher (Suhrkamp Verlag), born in Hatten, Germany (d. 1959)

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Pilling, cricketer ("Prince of Wicketkeepers", Eng 1881-88), dies
1891 Highlights

About March 28, 1891

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries