Historical Events Happened In January - 28
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
1991 18th American Music Award M C Hammer &Janet Jackson on this day in history.
1991 Dictator Siad Barre flees Somalia ending 22 year rule on January - 28.
1991 On this day in history dale Long, hit HRs in 8 consecutive games, dies at 66
1992 On this day in history clark Tippet, dancer/choreographer, dies at 37
1993 Aben Kandel, screenwriter (Dinner at 8), dies of heart failure at 96 on this day in history.
1994 Helicopter crashes into office building in San Jose CA, 1 dead on January - 28.
1997 Pasadena, Texas is cleaning up after a tornado touched down on the city's main drag on January - 28.
1997 The Monday afternoon rush hour turned into a demolition derby as freezing rain pelted streets from Vancouver to Hope. Hundreds of accidents were reported throughout the LowerMainland. The most spectacular was a 15 vehicle, after it lost control on the slippery hill on this day in history.
1998 On January - 28 michelangelo, "Christ &the Woman of Samaria," sold for $7.4 million
1999 On January - 28 the Ford Motor Company announces that it is buying the automobile division of Sweden's Volvo manufacturing company for $6.45 billion.
2006 A trade hall roof collapses in Katowice, Poland, killing 65 people on this day in history.
2007 A battle between insurgents and U.S.-backed Iraqi troops kills 300 suspected terrorists in Najaf, Iraq on this day in history.
2007 feb 4 - The 2007 Asian Winter Games are held in Changchun, China on January - 28.
2013 10 people are killed and 11 are injured in after a freight train collides with a bus in Heihe City, China on January - 28.
2014 On January - 28 peter Cosgrove is named the next Governor-General of Australia