What Happened on April 28, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 119 die in coal mine disaster at Benwood, West Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Blossom Dearie, American jazz singer and pianist, born in NYC, New York
  • Donatas Banionis, Lithuanian actor (Solaris, Goya or the Hard Way to Enlightenment), born in Kaunas, Lithuania (d. 2014)
  • Kenneth David Kaunda, founder/president (Zambia, 1964-91)