On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Crisp, South African cricketer (South African pace bowler of 1930s), born in Calcutta, Bengal, India (d. 1994)
  • Dame Thora Hird, British actress, comedian, presenter and writer (Last of the Summer Wine, The Love Match), born in Morecambe, Lancashire (d. 2003)
  • Jean-Pierre Levy, resistance leader

Famous Deaths

  • Stephanus Jacobus du Toit, South African theologist and journalist (Afrikaner Bond), dies at 64