On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Leland Sklar, musician and bass guitarist, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Lynn Johnston, Canadian cartoonist
  • Sondra Locke, American actress and director (Heart Is a Lonely Hunter), born in Madison, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • Zahi Hawass, Egyptian Egyptologist

Famous Deaths

  • August Eigruber, Austrian war criminal, dies at 40