What Happened on December 28, 1943

Historical Events

  • All Kalmyk inhabitants of the Republic of Kalmukkie deported by the Soviet Union to Central Asia and Siberia. Many die en route.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Comstock, rocker
  • Charles "Chas" Hodges, English musician (Chas & Dave), born in London, England
  • David Peterson, premier of Ontario Canada (L) (1982- ), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Keith Floyd, English celebrity cook and restaurateur (Floyd on Fish), born in Reading, Berkshire, England (d. 2009)
  • Oscar D Dhlomo, South African sect-gen of Inkatha (1978-90)
  • Richard Whiteley, British television presenter (d. 2005)
Born in 1943
1943 Highlights

About December 28, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn