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Historical Events In May - 28

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1959  On this day in history monkeys Able & Baker zoom 300 miles (500 km) into space on Jupiter missile, became first animals retrieved from a space mission  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  On this day in history bert Collins, cricketer (19 Tests for Aust 1920-26), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On May - 28 "Greenwillow" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 95 performances  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On May - 28 amnesty International is founded (Nobel Peace Prize 1977)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On this day in history last ever Orient Express from Paris to Bucharest  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Last trip (Paris to Bucharest) on Orient Express (after 78 years) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Amnesty Intl founded (Nobel Peace Prize 1977) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  Suit alleging de facto school segregation filed in Rochester NY on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On May - 28 uS stock market drops $20.8 B in 1 day  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  Wide World of Sports with Chris Schenkel premieres on CBS radio on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1963  On this day in history cyclone hits Chittagong, Bangladesh; estimated 22,000 die & 1 million houses destroyed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  Jomo Kenyatta becomes first PM of Kenya on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  Vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin, composer, dies at 60 on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 9th String quartet on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Jawaharlal Nehru cremated in New Dehli on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Palestine National Congress forms the PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) in Jerusalem on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On this day in history unmanned Apollo 2 Saturn test launched into Earth orbit  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  John Finley Williamson, conductor (Westminster Choir), dies at 76 on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  Fire & explosion at Dhori mine in Dhanbad India kills 400 on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  "Ballad Of Irving" by Frank Gallop hits #34 on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  Francis Chichester arrives home at Plymouth from Round-the-world trip on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Award of United States Presidential Unit Citation to D Company, 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, for the Battle of Long Tan on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On this day in history second assault on Fire Support Base Balmoral, Vietnam  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Senator Eugene McCarthy wins Democratic primary in Oregon on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  On this day in history aC Milan wins 14th Europe Cup 1 in Madrid  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  On May - 28 rhys Williams, actor (Nightmare, Okinawa, Corn is Green), dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On this day in history australian Army Training Team Vietnam awarded US unit Meritorious Citation  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1971  Paul McCartney releases his 2nd solo album "Ram" on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1971  On this day in history uSSR Mars 3 launched, first spacecraft to soft land on Mars  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1971  On this day in history audie Murphy, actor (Whispering Smiths), dies at 46  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  On May - 28 edward VIII, former King of the United Kingdon, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  On this day in history white House "plumbers" break into Democratic National HQ at Watergate  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  On May - 28 edward VIII, King of Gr Brit/N Ireld/emperor (India 1936), dies at 77  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1140  Xin Qiji, Chinese poet (d. 1207) was born on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1371  John, the Fearless, Burgundy France, Duke of Burgundy/warrior was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1524  On May - 28 birth of selim II, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1574)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On May - 28 birth of floris II van Pallandt, Dutch earl of Culemborg/politician  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1582  William Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele, English statesman (d. 1662) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  Pierre Seguier, Chancellor of France (d. 1672) was born on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  Janez Vajkard Valvasor, Slovenian polymath (d. 1693) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On this day in history birth of george I, King of England (1714-27)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1089  On May - 28 lanfrance, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1259  Christoffel I, King of Denmark, dies on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1317  Guy van Avesnes/Henegouwen, bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 63 on May - 28.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1357  On May - 28 afonso IV, King of Portugal (1325-57), dies at 66  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  On May - 28 willem van Croij, duke of Soria, dies at about 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1534  On May - 28 dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1556  Death of Saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1650  Gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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