What Happened on March 30, 1928

Historical Events

  • 87th Grand National: Mr. William Dutton aboard 100/1 long-shot Tipperary Tim wins as all of the 41 other starters fall during the race

Famous Birthdays

  • Diether de la Motte, German composer and music theorist, born in Bonn, Germany (d. 2010)
  • John Heddle Nash, Britiish lyric tenor, born in London, England (d. 1994)
  • Richard Trant, British general (d. 2007)
  • Tom Sharpe, English historian and author (Riotous Assembly, Want), (d. 2013)
Born in 1928
1928 Highlights

About March 30, 1928

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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