On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1940

Historical Events

  • Cricketer Arthur Morris scores 111 in 2nd innings of 1st game after 148

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvin Singleton, American composer, born in New York City
  • Lonnie Liston Smith, US jazz performer (Cosmic Echoes, Magic Lady)
  • Neon Park [Martin Muller], American illustrator of album covers (Little Feat), (d. 1993)
1940 Highlights

About December 28, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn