On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Grothendieck, German-French mathematician, born in Berlin (d. 2014)
  • José Luis de Delás, Spanish composer, born in Barcelona (d. 2018)
  • Zbigniew Brzezinski, national security advisor (Carter), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Ferrata, composer, dies at 63
1928 Highlights

About March 28, 1928

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries