On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1940

Historical Events

  • Dutch law professor Rudolph Cleveringa arrested by Nazis

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Channel [McMeans], American singer ("Hey! Baby"), born in Jacksonville, Texas
  • Clem Curtis, British singer (The Foundations), born in Trinidad

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolae Iorga, Romanian writer, literature historian and Prime Minister of Romania, murdered by fascist at 69
1940 Highlights

About November 28, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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