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 On this day in history birth of taichang Emperor, of the Ming dynasty of China (d. 1620)
1592 George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/PM (1625-28) was born on this day in history.
1612 On August - 28 birth of marcus Zuerius van Boxhorn, Dutch scholar (d. 1653)
1667 Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1721) was born on this day in history.
1673 On August - 28 birth of conrad Michael Schneider, composer
1691 Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1750) was born on this day in history.
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 August - 28.
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 August - 28 death of lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75