On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Don Cholito, Puerto Rican radio host (b. 1923)
  • Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch, American NFL halfback and end (LA Rams), dies at 80
  • Joe Viterelli, American actor (b. 1937)
  • Lloyd M. Bucher, U.S. Navy officer (b. 1927)
  • Melvyn "Mel" Pritchard, British progressive rock drummer (Barclay James Harvest), dies of a heart attack at 56