On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch social democratic party/D'66/DS'70 win parliamentary election
  • Samuel Lee Gravely Jr becomes 1st black admiral in US Navy

Famous Birthdays

  • Bridget Moynahan, American actress, born in Binghamton, New York
  • Chris Young, Penn, actor (Bryce Lynch-Max Headroom, Great Outdoors)
  • Meredith McGrath, Midland Mich, tennis star (1996 Essen doubles)
  • Mihai Apostal, Bucharest Romania, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • Simbi Khali, actress (Nina-Third Rock From the Sun)