On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1943

Historical Events

  • German submarine U-220 sunk by US aircraft in the Atlantic

Famous Birthdays

  • Charo L√≥pez, Spanish actress (La regenta), born in Salamanca, Spain
  • Conny Froboess, German actress (Rheinsberg), born in Wriezen, Germany
  • Pim Doesburg, Dutch soccer goalkeeper (8 caps; Eredivisie record 687 games; Sparta, PSV), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2020)
1943 Highlights

About October 28, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 77 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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