March 28, 2015
Today is 87th day of the year
279 days remain until the new year

Births Today

  • 1483 - "Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters"
  • 1660 - "King George I, Became King of Great Britain in 1714"
  • 1902 - "Flora Robson, English actress"
  • 1921 - "Sir Dirk Bogarde, Stage and screen actor"
  • 1935 - "Michael Parkinson, Broadcaster and TV presenter"
  • 1942 - "Neil Kinnock, Former Labour Party leader"
  • 1948 - "Matthew Corbett, TV Entertainer; the 'Sooty show'"
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events today

  • 1910 - "Near Marseilles, France, the first ever seaplane took off"
  • 1912 - "During the annual 'Boat Race', both Oxford and Cambridge boats sank"
  • 1917 - The Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) was formed
  • 1945 - The last V2 German rocket of World War II fell on London
  • 1964 - "Radio Caroline, Britains first 'pirate' radio station, began broadcasting from a ship at sea"
  • 1969 - "Dwight D Eisenhower, former President Of the US and wartime General, died"
  • 1977 - "The film 'Rocky', starring Sylvestor Stallone, won an Oscar for best film"
  • 1979 - A serious radiation leak occured at the Three Mile Island nuclear plant in the US
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