Historical Events In October - 28
Monday, 17 June 2019
1981 Edward M McIntrye elected 1st black mayor of Augusta Georgia on this day in history.
1982 On October - 28 nASA launches RCA-E
1986 On October - 28 margaretha "Marga" Klompe, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74
1987 Andre Masson, France, surrealist artist (Labyrinth), dies at 91 on October - 28.
1988 Jurors award $147,000 to Tacoma parishioner seduced by her minister on October - 28.
1988 Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen gives $10 million to U Wash library on this day in history.
1989 On October - 28 oakland A's sweep SF Giants in earthquake/BART series
1991 On October - 28 dudley McConnell, headed NASA's Earth Science Division, dies
1992 Joan Maloney Rio, dancer, dies of cancer at 57 on October - 28.
1993 Carmino Baelen, Belgian sleder, dies at 22 on this day in history.
1994 Sjlomo Goren, Polish/Israeli supreme rabbi, dies on this day in history.
1995 Allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79 on October - 28.
1996 Jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1997 Toni Carabillo, writer (Feminist Chronicles), dies of lymphoma at 71 on this day in history.
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 October - 28.
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 The Vatican beatifies 498 Spanish victims of religious persecution from before and during the Spanish Civil War. on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history syrian ceasefire collapses and 128 people are killed in ongoing civil war violence
2014 Kansas City Royals defeat the San Francisco Giants 10–0 in the 6th game to tie the 2014 World Series 3-3 on October - 28.
2017 On October - 28 twin car bomb attacks in Mogadishu, Somalia, kill at least 27, Islamist militant group al-Shabab claim responsibility
2018 On this day in history michael D. Higgins is re-elected Irish president
2018 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 on October - 28.
2018 British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finishes 4th in the Mexican Grand Prix at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez 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 The far-right Jair Bolsonaro is elected as the next President of Brazil, with 55% of the vote on October - 28.