On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1956

Historical Events

  • 1st atomic reactor built for private research operates (Chicago Illinois)
  • Riots break out in Poznan, Poland, 38 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Noel Mugavin, Australian rules football player, born in Koroit, Victoria
1956 Highlights

About June 28, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer