The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

April 28th famous birthdays

Melanie Martinez

Melanie Martinez (26)

American actress and singer

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba (40)

American actress

Saddam Hussein

Saddam Hussein (1937 - 2006)

Iraqi politician, 5th President of Iraq

Penélope Cruz

Penélope Cruz (47)

Spanish actress

Oskar Schindler

Oskar Schindler (1908 - 1974)

Austro-Hungarian industrialist

Louise Pentland

Louise Pentland (36)

English blogger, author, and YouTube star

Jay Leno

Jay Leno (71)

American comedian and talk show host

Capron Funk

Capron Funk (28)

American social media star

Bridget Moynahan

Bridget Moynahan (50)

American actress

Juan Mata

Juan Mata (33)

Spanish footballer

Robert Jay Perez

Robert Jay Perez (31)

American social media star

Ethan Hughes

Ethan Hughes (19)

American TikTok star

James Monroe

James Monroe (1758 - 1831)

American politician, 5th President of the United States

Louis Cole

Louis Cole (38)

British YouTube star

Ann-Margret

Ann-Margret (80)

Swedish actress

Elena Kagan

Elena Kagan (61)

Solicitor General of the United States

Drew Scott

Drew Scott (43)

Canadian real-estate broker and reality star

Jenna Ushkowitz

Jenna Ushkowitz (35)

Korean-American actress, singer, and dancer

Too Short

Too Short (55)

American rapper, producer, and actor

Bradley Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins (41)

Racing cyclist

Lucci Smith

Lucci Smith (17)

American internet personality

Harry Shum Jr.

Harry Shum Jr. (39)

American actor and dancer

Mary McDonnell

Mary McDonnell (69)

American actress

Bella Faith

Bella Faith (18)

American social media star

Barry Larkin

Barry Larkin (57)

American baseball player

Steven Blum

Steven Blum (61)

American voice actor

Reece Hawkins

Reece Hawkins (26)

Australian Instagram star

Lisa Marie Schiffner

Lisa Marie Schiffner (20)

Austrian YouTuber

Austyn Johnson

Austyn Johnson (15)

American actress

Jessica Awadis

Jessica Awadis (26)

American Instagram star

Klondike Blonde

Klondike Blonde (24)

American rapper

Jorge Garcia

Jorge Garcia (48)

American actor

Ryan Franklin

Ryan Franklin (22)

English YouTuber

Jonathan Scott

Jonathan Scott (43)

Canadian TV show host

Kurt Gödel

Kurt Gödel (1906 - 1978)

Austrian mathematician

Alex Riley

Alex Riley (40)

American wrestler

Kim Gordon

Kim Gordon (68)

American singer-songwriter, musician, producer, and fashion designer

Kari Wührer

Kari Wührer (54)

American actress

Jonathan Gilbert

Jonathan Gilbert (54)

American actor

Vernon Kay

Vernon Kay (47)

English disc jockey, model, and television presenter

Elisabeth Röhm

Elisabeth Röhm (48)

German-American actress

William Guarnere

William Guarnere (1923 - 2014)

American soldier and Sergeant

Ferruccio Lamborghini

Ferruccio Lamborghini (1916 - 1993)

Italian industrialist and automobile manufacturer, created Lamborghini

Joseph Bruce

Joseph Bruce (49)

American professional wrestler

On this day

April 28 in History

  • 1881

    April 28, 1881:

    Notorious American gunfighter Henry McCarty, famously known as Billy the Kid, breaks out of jail. Before escaping, he murdered two security personnel.

  • 1910

    April 28, 1910:

    Louis Paulhan, French aviator, wins the maiden edition of the London to Manchester air race. It becomes the first recognized long-distance airplane race in Britain.

  • 1923

    April 28, 1923:

    Iconic British stadium, Wembley, opens. The FA Cup becomes the first event to be hosted at this outstanding structure.

  • 1940

    April 28, 1940:

    American musician Glenn Miller records the instrumental for the music titled "Pennsylvania 6-5000". Other notable musicians such as the Andrews Sisters, and Jimmy Mundy have performed their versions of the work.

  • 1948

    April 28, 1948:

    Russian composer and conductor, Igor Stravinsky leads the premiering of his ballet titled “Orpheus”. It is hosted at the famous New York City Center.

  • 1985

    April 28, 1985:

    English songwriter and singer Bryan Ferry outdoors his new single titled "Slave To Love". The song is from his sixth album dubbed “Boys and Girls”.

  • 1999

    April 28, 1999:

    Rock band The Verve breaks up for the second time. They’re known for a number of hit songs like “Appalachian Springs” and “Bitter Sweet Symphony”.

  • 2000

    April 28, 2000:

    American singer James Brown loses one of his organizations to fire. The company, James Brown Enterprises, was tasked with handling the tours of the singer.

  • 2003

    April 28, 2003:

    Tech Company Apple Inc. inaugurates its iTunes store.

  • 2017

    April 28, 2017:

    Award-winning country singer Brad Paisley drops the visual album titled “Love and War”. It becomes the first of its kind in the country music industry.