Historical Events In July - 28
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1984 On July - 28 23rd modern Olympic games opens in Los Angeles
1984 On this day in history bess Flowers, actress (View from Pompey's Head), dies at 85
1985 Grant Williams, actor (Shrinking Man), dies of toxic poisoning at 54 on this day in history.
1986 NASA releases transcript from doomed Challenger, pilot Michael Smith could be heard saying, "Uh-oh!" as spacecraft disintegrated on this day in history.
1986 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91 on July - 28.
1987 On this day in history angel Cordero Jr becomes the 4th jockey to win 6,000 races
1987 On this day in history james Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism), dies at 81
1988 Israeli diplomats arrive in Moscow for first visit in 21 years on this day in history.
1988 Jordan cancels $1.3 billion development plan in West Bank on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history nASA's Lewis Research Center, Cleve, announce new high-temperature superconductors able to operate at 33 to 37 Gigahertz
1988 On July - 28 winnie Mandella's home in Soweto, South Africa destroyed by arson
1989 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66 on July - 28.
1990 Blackout hits Chicago on July - 28.
1990 Armando Frid, of Argentina (Born May 24, 1866 Guin rec), dies at 124 on July - 28.
1991 On July - 28 expo's Dennis Martinez pitches baseball's 15th perfect game (Dodgers)
1991 On July - 28 miguel Indurain of Spain wins the Tour de France bicycle race
1991 On this day in history luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled to Netherlands, dies at 45
1993 On July - 28 herbert Joeks, [van Hugten], Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 77
1994 On July - 28 bernard Delfont, Rus/Brit impresario (Thorn EMI), dies at 84
1996 Harold C Fox, Fashion designer/musician, dies at 86 on July - 28.
2005 The Provisional IRA issues a statement formally ordering an end to the armed campaign it has pursued since 1969 and ordering all its units to dump their arms on July - 28.
2012 On July - 28 ye Shiwen of China sets world record in the women's 400m individual medley in 4:28.43
2013 39 people are killed after a bus veers off a bridge in Avellino Province, Italy on this day in history.
2014 On this day in history uN Security Council hold emergency meeting calling for an immediate and indefinite humanitarian ceasefire between Israel and Hamas
2017 On this day in history uS Senate vote for "skinny" repeal of Obamacare fails 51-49 when John McCain casts deciding vote against
2017 On this day in history pakistan Supreme Court rules corruption accusations against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif enough to remove him from office
2017 General John Kelly appointed new Chief of Staff by US President Donald Trump on this day in history.
2018 On July - 28 carr Fire reaches Redding, California, with death toll at 5 having burnt 80,000 acres
2018 Longest "blood moon" eclipse of the 21st century, lasting 1 hour 43 minutes on this day in history.
2019 British Senior Open Men's Golf, Royal Lytham & St Annes GC: Germany's Bernhard Langer wins his 4th Senior Open by 2 strokes from Paul Broadhurst on this day in history.
2019 On this day in history meghan Duchess of Sussex, revealed as the first guest editor for UK Vogue in 103 years for its September 2019 issue