On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael W. Young, American geneticist (Nobel Prize 2017, cicadian rhythms), born in Miami, Florida
  • Milan Williams, American keyboardist (Commodores-Three Times a Lady), born in Okolona, Mississippi
  • Ronnie Ray Smith, American athlete, 4 X 100m relay runner (Olympic gold 1968), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2013)
  • Shafiq Ahmed, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani batsman during the 70's), born in Lahore, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Grigoras Dinicu, Romanian violin virtuoso and composer, dies at 59