On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Last British troops in Greece surrender

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann-Margret, Swedish-American actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy), born in Valsjöbyn, Sweden
  • Iryna Zhylenko, Ukrainian poet (An Evening Party in an Old Winery), born in Kyiv, Ukraine
  • K. Barry Sharpless, American chemist (Nobel 2001-developing the first chiral catalysts), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Lucien Aimar, French cyclist (won 53rd Tour de France 1966), born in Hyères, France