1025 On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (d. 1068)
1476 Motonoboe, Japanese painter (Kano-school) was born on this day in history.
1582 Taichang Emperor, of the Ming dynasty of China (d. 1620) was born on this day in history.
1592 On August - 28 birth of george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/PM (1625-28)
1612 Marcus Zuerius van Boxhorn, Dutch scholar (d. 1653) was born on August - 28.
1667 On this day in history birth of louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1721)
1673 On this day in history birth of conrad Michael Schneider, composer
1691 Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1750) was born on August - 28.
0388 On this day in history death of magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed
0430 On this day in history aurelius Augustinus, church elder/thinker (Belijdenissen), dies at 75
0876 On August - 28 louis the German, King of East France Empire (833-76), dies
1065 On August - 28 death of frederik van Luxembourg, duke of Neth-Lutherans (1046-65)
1341 On this day in history death of king Leo V of Armenia (b. 1309)
1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies on August - 28.
1484 Death of Diogo, duke of Viseu, murdered on August - 28.
1539 On this day in history death of lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75