On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Gertrud "Traudl" Hecher, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic bronze 1960)
  • J T Walsh, actor (Col Frank Bach-Dark Skies)
  • Joel Higgins, American actor (Salvage 1, Silver Spoons), born in Bloomington, Illinois
  • Mike Kreidler, (Rep-D-Washington)
  • Nick St Nicholas, rock bassist (Steppenwolf), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Susanne Jagd, Danish actress (Between the Sheets, Tinderbox)
  • Warren Lieberfarb, American media executive

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Vintcent, cricketer (played in South Africa's 1st 3 tests), dies
  • Fritzi Brunette, American actress, dies at 53
1943 Highlights

About September 28, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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