On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 2012

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Arutiunian, Armenian composer, dies at 91
  • Earl Scruggs, American bluegrass banjo player (Flatt & Scruggs - "Foggy Mountain Breakdown"; "Ballad of Jed Clampett"), dies from natural causes at 88
  • Hans van den Doel, Dutch politician and economist (PvdA), dies at 74
  • Harry Crews, American writer and actor (Indian Runner), dies from neuropathy at 76
  • John Arden, English novelist and playwright (Left Handed Liberty), dies at 81
2012 Highlights

About March 28, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries