On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1974

Famous Birthdays

Penélope Cruz

Penélope Cruz, Spanish actress (Vanilla Sky, Waking Up in Reno), born in Madrid, Spain

  • Richel Hersisia, Dutch boxer
  • Sergei Stas, NHL defenseman (Team Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • Vernon Kay, British TV/radio presenter

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Page, American actor (Girl From Havana, Moth), dies at 70
1974 Highlights

About April 28, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus