Historical Events In May - 28
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
1990 On this day in history dave Thomas Comedy Show, debuts on CBS-TV
1990 On May - 28 eugenia Charles' Dom'n Freedom Party wins election in Dominica
1990 Longest wheelie (David Robilliard with 5 hours 12 minutes 33 seconds (Channel Islands) on May - 28.
1990 On May - 28 giorgio Manganelli, writer, dies at 67
1991 Ethiopian rebels seize Addis Ababa on this day in history.
1991 On May - 28 brigitte B Fischer, writer, dies
1992 On May - 28 65th National Spelling Bee Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum
1992 65th National Spelling Bee: Amanda Goad wins spelling lyceum on May - 28.
1993 On May - 28 200,000 demonstrate against mafia terror
1993 Polish Government of Suchocka falls on this day in history.
1993 Charles Barnett, cricketer (20 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history "Cafe American" last airs on NBC-TV
1994 Julius Boros, pro golfer (US Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74 on this day in history.
1995 An earthquake hits the Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people on May - 28.
1995 On this day in history earthquake hits Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people
1995 Southwestern Florida outside of Tampa begins using new area code 941 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history daniela Rocca, actress (Battle of Austerlitz), dies at 57
1996 On May - 28 john "Jack" Layden, local politician, dies at 70
1997 On this day in history bob Dylan hospitalized in England with histoplasmosis
1997 Linda Finch completes Amelia Earhart attempted around-the-world flight on this day in history.
1997 Tornado in Jarrell TX kills at least 28 on this day in history.
1997 On May - 28 wallace Berg, 42, is 4th American to scale Mount Everest for 3rd time
1998 On this day in history phil Hartman actor/comedian (NewsRadio, Saturday Night Live), shot to death while asleep in his bed by his wife at 49
1998 On May - 28 phil Hartman, comedian and actor, dies at age 49
2006 On May - 28 president Alvaro Uribe Velez is re-elected in Colombia for a second term. He becomes the first president in over a century to serve consecutive terms.
2007 On this day in history riyo Mori was crowned the new Miss Universe 2007 in Mexico City.
2014 Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is elected President of Egypt on this day in history.
2017 Swedish film "The Square" directed by Ruben Ostlund wins the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival on this day in history.
2017 Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka kill at least 151 on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history indianapolis 500: Takuma Sato wins in 3:13:03.3584
2017 On May - 28 tom Dumoulin wins the 100th Giro d’Italia in Milan, 1st Dutchman to win
2018 South Korean boy band BTS are the first K-pop group to top the US Billboard 200 with their album "Love Yourself: Tear" on May - 28.
2018 On this day in history coco-Cola launches its first alcoholic drink - Lemon-Do on island of Kyushu, Japan
2018 One million French smokers quit in one year after anti-smoking measures introduced according to Public Health France on this day in history.