World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - March 28
374 Historic Events for March 28
1942

Neil Kinnock, Wales, leader (Labour Party)

Birth
1942

Herman A van Karnebeek, Dutch foreign minister (1918-27), dies at 67

Death
1942

-29] 234 RAF bombers attack Lubeck

Event
1942

British naval forces raid Nazi occupied French port of St Nazaire

Event
1942

Raid on lock/dock St Nazaire

Event
1943

Sergei Vasilievitch Rachmaninov, Russian composer/pianist, dies at 69

Death
1943

Mike Newell, director (Bad Blood, Awakening, Amazing Grace and Chuck)

Birth
1943

Richard Eyre, British director (National Theatre)

Birth
1943

Conchata Ferrell, Charleston WV, actress (Deadly Hero, Susan-LA Law)

Birth
1944

Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis

Death
1944

NBA rookie of the year in 1966, Rick Barry

Event
1944

Rick Barry, ABA/NBA forward (NY Nets, Golden State Warriors)

Birth
1944

Ken Howard, El Centro Calif, actor (Ken-White Shadow, Dynasty, 1776)

Birth
1944

Astrid Lindgren sprains ankle and begins writing Pippi Longstocking

Event
1944

6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40

Event
1944

Stephen Butler Leacock, writer/economist (Literary Lapses), dies at 75

Death
1945

Chuck Portz, Santa Monica Ca, bassist (Turtles-Happy Together)

Birth
1945

Last German V-2 (buzz bomb) attack on London

Event
1945

Hans Brunhart, leader of Liechtenstein (1978-93)

Birth
1946

Richard Sussman, rocker

Birth
1947

Bruce Gilbert, producer (China Syndrome, 9 to 5, On Golden Pond)

Birth
1947

Rudolph Hermann Simonsen, composer, dies at 57

Death
1948

2nd Tony Awards: Mister Roberts win

Event
1948

Dianne Wiest, KC MO, actress (Hannah and Her Sisters, Footloose)

Birth
1948

Wubbo J Ockels, Almelo Netherlands, astronaut (STS 22)

Birth