On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Jackie Matthews takes 2 cricket hat-tricks same day Australia v South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Herman Johannes, Indonesian scientist and politician (d. 1992)
  • Leslie Monson, diplomat
  • Patrick White, Australia, novelist (Happy Valley, Nobel 1973)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul-Émile Lecoq de Boisbaudran, French scientist, dies at 74