On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1934

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman gets 160 Aust v Middlesex, 124 mins, 27 fours, 1x6, 1x5

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Near Callander, Ontario, the Dionne quintuplets are born to Olivia and Elzire Dionne, later becoming the first quintuplets to survive infancy
  • Sir Jack Hobbs scores his 197th & last first class cricket century at 51 years 163 days
  • The Glyndebourne festival in Sussex, England, inaugurated

Famous Birthdays

  • Rob du Bois, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 2013)
1934 Highlights

About May 28, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini