On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Carr, Australian politician
  • Gillian Rose, philosopher/writer
  • Harold Dow, news correspondent (CBS, 48 Hours), born in Hackensack, New York
  • Jon Snow, British TV journalist (Channel 4)
  • Peter Hope-Evans, British singer and harmonicaist (Medicine Head), born in Brecon, Powys, Wales
  • Sheikh Hasina, Bangladeshi politician, Prime Minister of Bangladesh (2009-), born in Tungipara, East Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Santiago, composer, dies at 58
  • William B. Davidson, American film actor dies at 59