On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Bohumil Hrabal, Czech writer (Closely Observed Trains), born in Brno, Austria-Hungary (d. 1997)
  • Dick Norris, Australian entomologist, born in Geraldton, Western Australia (d. 2003)
  • Edmund Muskie, American politician (Sen-D-Me) and US Secretary of State (1980-81), born in Rumford, Maine (d. 1996)
  • Edward Anhalt, American screenwriter (Escape to Athena), born in New York (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Hanus Trnecek, composer, dies at 55
1914 Highlights

About March 28, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries