Historical Events For May - 28
Thursday, 25 May 2017
1990 Dave Thomas Comedy Show, debuts on CBS-TV on May - 28.
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 On this day in history giorgio Manganelli, writer, dies at 67
1991 On May - 28 ethiopian rebels seize Addis Ababa
1991 On May - 28 brigitte B Fischer, writer, dies
1992 On this day in history 65th National Spelling Bee Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum
1992 65th National Spelling Bee: Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum on this day in history.
1993 On May - 28 200,000 demonstrate against mafia terror
1993 On May - 28 polish Government of Suchocka falls
1993 Charles Barnett, cricketer (20 Tests for England), dies on May - 28.
1994 On this day in history "Cafe American" last airs on NBC-TV
1994 On this day in history julius Boros, pro golfer (US Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74
1995 An earthquake hits the Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people on this day in history.
1995 On May - 28 earthquake hits Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people
1995 On May - 28 southwestern Florida outside of Tampa begins using new area code 941
1995 On this day in history daniela Rocca, actress (Battle of Austerlitz), dies at 57
1996 On this day in history john "Jack" Layden, local politician, dies at 70
1997 Bob Dylan hospitalized in England with histoplasmosis on May - 28.
1997 On this day in history linda Finch completes Amelia Earhart attempted around-the-world flight
1997 Tornado in Jarrell TX kills at least 28 on May - 28.
1997 Wallace Berg, 42, is 4th American to scale Mount Everest for 3rd time on this day in history.
1998 Phil Hartman actor/comedian (NewsRadio, Saturday Night Live), shot to death while asleep in his bed by his wife at 49 on this day in history.
1998 On this day in history phil Hartman, comedian and actor, dies at age 49
2006 On May - 28 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 Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is elected President of Egypt on May - 28.