Historical Events In October - 28
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1981 Edward M McIntrye elected 1st black mayor of Augusta Georgia on October - 28.
1982 NASA launches RCA-E on October - 28.
1986 On this day in history margaretha "Marga" Klompe, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74
1987 On October - 28 andre Masson, France, surrealist artist (Labyrinth), dies at 91
1988 On this day in history jurors award $147,000 to Tacoma parishioner seduced by her minister
1988 Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen gives $10 million to U Wash library on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history oakland A's sweep SF Giants in earthquake/BART series
1991 On October - 28 dudley McConnell, headed NASA's Earth Science Division, dies
1992 On October - 28 joan Maloney Rio, dancer, dies of cancer at 57
1993 On this day in history carmino Baelen, Belgian sleder, dies at 22
1994 On this day in history sjlomo Goren, Polish/Israeli supreme rabbi, dies
1995 On this day in history allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79
1996 Jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history toni Carabillo, writer (Feminist Chronicles), dies of lymphoma at 71
2005 Vice presidential adviser Lewis "Scooter" Libby resigns after being charged with obstruction of justice, perjury and making a false statement in the CIA leak investigation on this day in history.
2007 Elections in Argentina for the President and members of the National Congress. Cristina Fernández de Kirchner wins presidential elections and becomes the first female elected president in Argentina on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history the Boston Red Sox win the 2007 World Series in a four-game sweep against the Colorado Rockies.
2007 On this day in history the Vatican beatifies 498 Spanish victims of religious persecution from before and during the Spanish Civil War.
2012 Syrian ceasefire collapses and 128 people are killed in ongoing civil war violence on this day in history.
2014 Kansas City Royals defeat the San Francisco Giants 10â€“0 in the 6th game to tie the 2014 World Series 3-3 on this day in history.
2017 Twin car bomb attacks in Mogadishu, Somalia, kill at least 27, Islamist militant group al-Shabab claim responsibility on October - 28.
2018 On October - 28 michael D. Higgins is re-elected Irish president
2018 On this day in history political crisis in Sri Lanka after President Sirisena sacks Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe and the cabinet, suspends parliament for two weeks with one man killed in protests
2018 British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finishes 4th in the Mexican Grand Prix at AutÃ³dromo Hermanos RodrÃguez to clinch his 5th Formula 1 World Drivers Championship on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history boston Red Sox beats LA Dodgers, 5-1 in Game 5 at Dodger Stadium to win 9th Baseball World Series in franchise history
2018 Ukrainian tennis star Elina Svitolina registers biggest win of her career when she rallies for a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 triumph over American Sloane Stephens in a classic WTA Finals title decider in Singapore on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history the far-right Jair Bolsonaro is elected as the next President of Brazil, with 55% of the vote.