Historical Events For May - 28
Thursday, 23 March 2017
1990 Dave Thomas Comedy Show, debuts on CBS-TV on this day in history.
1990 Eugenia Charles' Dom'n Freedom Party wins election in Dominica on this day in history.
1990 Longest wheelie (David Robilliard with 5 hours 12 minutes 33 seconds (Channel Islands) on May - 28.
1990 Giorgio Manganelli, writer, dies at 67 on May - 28.
1991 Ethiopian rebels seize Addis Ababa on this day in history.
1991 Brigitte B Fischer, writer, dies on May - 28.
1992 65th National Spelling Bee Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum on May - 28.
1992 On May - 28 65th National Spelling Bee: Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum
1993 200,000 demonstrate against mafia terror on May - 28.
1993 Polish Government of Suchocka falls on this day in history.
1993 Charles Barnett, cricketer (20 Tests for England), dies on May - 28.
1994 On May - 28 "Cafe American" last airs on NBC-TV
1994 Julius Boros, pro golfer (US Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74 on May - 28.
1995 An earthquake hits the Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people on May - 28.
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 On May - 28 daniela Rocca, actress (Battle of Austerlitz), dies at 57
1996 John "Jack" Layden, local politician, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 May - 28 tornado in Jarrell TX kills at least 28
1997 Wallace Berg, 42, is 4th American to scale Mount Everest for 3rd time on this day in history.
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 May - 28.
2006 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 on this day in history.
2007 Riyo Mori was crowned the new Miss Universe 2007 in Mexico City on this day in history.
2014 On this day in history abdel Fattah el-Sisi is elected President of Egypt