On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Last French troops leave Vietnam
  • Reds Frank Robinson hits his 1st of 586 HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy John Beadle, British critic, writer and broadcaster, born in York, England (d. 1995)
  • Jimmy Barnes [James Swan], Australian singer-songwriter (For the Working Class Man), born in Glasgow
  • Paul S Lockhart, Amarillo Tx, Major USAF/astronaut