On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1962

Historical Events

  • Suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester, NY
  • US stock market drops $20.8 B in 1 day
  • Wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Cruz, actor (Eddie-Courtship of Eddie's Father)

Famous Deaths

  • Jesse Crawford, American pianist, theatre organist for silent films, and recording artist, dies at 66
1962 Highlights

About May 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini