On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Fiona Lewis, Westcliff England, actress (Stunts, Lisztomania)
  • Helen Shapiro, British pop and jazz vocalist ("You Don't Know"), born in Bethnal Green, London
  • Herbert Jefferson Jr, actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Jeffrey Jones, American actor (Deadwood; Beetlejuice; Ferris Bueller's Day Off), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Majid Khan, cricketer (great Pakistani batsman 1964-82)
  • Peter Egan, actor (Bean, Chariots of Fire)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Van de Eeckhoudt, Belgian painter, dies
1946 Highlights

About September 28, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra