On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Construction began on 1st private thorium-uranium nuclear reactor

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dodger catcher Roy Campanella is paralyzed in an automobile wreck

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
  • The Lego company patents their design of Lego bricks, still compatible with bricks produced today