What Happened on March 28, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 78th Grand National: Ernie Piggott aboard Poethlyn wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Avshalomov, American composer (Sinfonietta, The Oregon), born in Tsingtao, China (d. 2013)
  • Tom Brooks, Australian cricketer (NSW fast bowler of the 30's, later Test umpire), born in Paddington, Australia (d. 2007)
  • Vic Raschi, American MLB pitcher (4-time All Star), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1988)