On This Day

June 28, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Enrico de Nicola becomes 1st President of Italy

Birthdays in History

  • Jaime Guzmán, Chilean politician (President of the Independent Democratic Union), born in Santiago (d. 1991)
  • John M. Lounge, American engineer and astronaut (STS 51-I, STS 26, STS 35), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 2011)
  • Robert L Asprin, American sci-fi writer (Thieves World, Cold Cash War)

Deaths in History

  • Eduard Veterman, Dutch painter/playwright, dies in an auto accident