On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1955

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

80th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Nashua wins in 1:54.6

Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Eddie Arcaro
Racing Hall of Fame Jockey
Eddie Arcaro
  • Henry Bolte becomes Premier of the state of Victoria
  • Indianapolis 500: Bob Sweikert wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Howe, American ice hockey player
1955 Highlights

About May 28, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini