Historical Events In May - 28
Saturday, 21 April 2018
1990 Dave Thomas Comedy Show, debuts on CBS-TV on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history eugenia Charles' Dom'n Freedom Party wins election in Dominica
1990 On this day in history longest wheelie (David Robilliard with 5 hours 12 minutes 33 seconds (Channel Islands)
1990 On May - 28 giorgio Manganelli, writer, dies at 67
1991 On this day in history ethiopian rebels seize Addis Ababa
1991 Brigitte B Fischer, writer, dies on this day in history.
1992 65th National Spelling Bee Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum on this day in history.
1992 On May - 28 65th National Spelling Bee: Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum
1993 200,000 demonstrate against mafia terror on May - 28.
1993 On May - 28 polish Government of Suchocka falls
1993 Charles Barnett, cricketer (20 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
1994 "Cafe American" last airs on NBC-TV on May - 28.
1994 On May - 28 julius Boros, pro golfer (US Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74
1995 On May - 28 an earthquake hits the Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people
1995 Earthquake hits Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people on May - 28.
1995 Southwestern Florida outside of Tampa begins using new area code 941 on this day in history.
1995 Daniela Rocca, actress (Battle of Austerlitz), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1996 John "Jack" Layden, local politician, dies at 70 on May - 28.
1997 On May - 28 bob Dylan hospitalized in England with histoplasmosis
1997 On this day in history linda Finch completes Amelia Earhart attempted around-the-world flight
1997 On this day in history tornado in Jarrell TX kills at least 28
1997 On May - 28 wallace Berg, 42, is 4th American to scale Mount Everest for 3rd time
1998 On this day in history phil Hartman actor/comedian (NewsRadio, Saturday Night Live), shot to death while asleep in his bed by his wife at 49
1998 Phil Hartman, comedian and actor, dies at age 49 on this day in history.
2006 On this day in history president Alvaro Uribe Velez is re-elected in Colombia for a second term. He becomes the first president in over a century to serve consecutive terms.
2007 On this day in history riyo Mori was crowned the new Miss Universe 2007 in Mexico City.
2014 On May - 28 abdel Fattah el-Sisi is elected President of Egypt
2017 Swedish film "The Square" directed by Ruben Ostlund wins the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival on May - 28.
2017 Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka kill at least 151 on this day in history.
2017 Indianapolis 500: Takuma Sato wins in 3:13:03.3584 on this day in history.
2017 Tom Dumoulin wins the 100th Giro d’Italia in Milan, 1st Dutchman to win on this day in history.