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