On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1940

Historical Events

  • Construction begins of the exhibition center to host the Thessaloniki International Trade Fair

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Loughery, American NBA star and coach (Baltimore; Philadelphia), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Michael Plumb, American equestrian (Olympic 2 gold/4 silver-1976,84), born in Islip, New York
  • Tony Barber, English-Australian television personality, born in Oldham, Lancashire
1940 Highlights

About March 28, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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