On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Joop Waasdorp, Dutch writer (Naked Life), born in Amsterdam (d. 1988)
  • Robert Anderson, American writer (Tea & Sympathy, I Never Sang for My Father), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2009)
  • Robert Cornthwaite, American actor (Thing, War of the Worlds, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?), born in St. Helens, Oregon (d. 2006)