What Happened on September 28, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Hope, Scottish soccer midfielder (7 caps; West Bromwich Albion 336 games, Birmingham City, Sheffield Wednesday), born in Bridge of Allan, Scotland (d. 2022)
  • Gertrud "Traudl" Hecher, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic bronze 1960)
  • J. T. Walsh, American actor (Good Morning, Vietnam, Pleasantville), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1998)
  • Joel Higgins, American actor (Salvage 1, Silver Spoons), born in Bloomington, Illinois
  • Mike Kreidler, American physician and politician (Rep-D-Washington 1993-95), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Nick St Nicholas [Klaus Kassbaum], German-Canadian rock bassist and songwriter (Steppenwolf, 1968-70 - "The Pusher"), born in Plön, Germany
  • Susanne Jagd, Danish actress (Between the Sheets, Tinderbox)
Born in 1943

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Vintcent, South African cricketer (played in South Africa's 1st 3 tests), dies at 77
  • Fritzi Brunette, American actress, dies at 53
1943 Highlights

About September 28, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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