What Happened on March 28, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sea battle at Cape Matapan: British fleet under Cunningham defeats Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Alf Clausen, orchestra leader (Mary, Simpsons), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Charlie McCoy, Oak Hill WV, harmonica player (Hee Haw)
  • Jim Turner, American football player

Famous Deaths

  • Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian Police Commissioner (b. 1877)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Virginia Woolf-Stephen [Adeline], British writer (To Lighthouse), dies from suicide at 59