On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1935

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

Influential Nazi Propaganda film "Triumph of the Will" released showing Nuremberg rallies, commissioned by Adolf Hitler and directed by Leni Riefenstahl

Film director Leni Riefenstahl
Film director
Leni Riefenstahl
Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

InventionHistoric Invention

Robert Goddard uses gyroscopes to control a rocket

Rocket Pioneer Robert H. Goddard
Rocket Pioneer
Robert H. Goddard

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMichael Parkinson

Michael Parkinson, English broadcaster and talkshow host (Parkinson), born in Cudworth, West Riding


1935 Highlights

About March 28, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries