On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Appleby, English singer (Mel & Kim-Coming to America), born in Stoke Newington, London

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Connolly, 1st baseball umpire elected to hall of fame, dies
1961 Highlights

About August 28, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo