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What Happened on September 28th This Day in History

Year Name
2018 The 7.5 Mw 2018 Sulawesi earthquake, which triggered a large tsunami, leaves 4,340 dead and 10,679 injured.
2016 The 2016 South Australian blackout occurs, lasting up to three days in some areas.
2014 The 2014 Hong Kong protests begin in response to restrictive political reforms imposed by the NPC in Beijing.
2012 Somali and African Union forces launch a coordinated assault on the Somali port of Kismayo to take back the city from al-Shabaab militants.
2009 The military junta leading Guinea attacks a protest rally, killing or wounding 1,400 people.
2008 Falcon 1 becomes the first privately developed liquid-fuel ground-launched vehicle to put a payload into orbit by the RatSat mission.
2008 The Singapore Grand Prix is held as Formula One's inaugural night race, with Fernando Alonso winning the event. Almost a year later it was revealed that Alonso's team-mate Nelson Piquet Jr. had been ordered to crash his car to help bring out the safety car and give Alonso the advantage and win.[5]
2000 Al-Aqsa Intifada: Ariel Sharon visits Al-Aqsa Mosque known to Jews as the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
1995 Bob Denard and a group of mercenaries take the islands of the Comoros in a coup.
1995 Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat sign the Interim Agreement on the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
1994 The cruise ferry MS Estonia sinks in the Baltic Sea, killing 852 people.
1992 A Pakistan International Airlines flight crashes into a hill in Nepal, killing all 167 passengers and crew.
1986 The Democratic Progressive Party becomes the first opposition party in Taiwan.
1975 The Spaghetti House siege, in which nine people are taken hostage, takes place in London.
1973 The ITT Building in New York City is bombed in protest at ITT's alleged involvement in the coup d'état in Chile.
1970 Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser dies of a heart attack in Cairo.
1961 A military coup in Damascus effectively ends the United Arab Republic, the union between Egypt and Syria.
1951 CBS makes the first color televisions available for sale to the general public, but the product is discontinued less than a month later.
1944 World War II: Soviet Army troops liberate Klooga concentration camp in Estonia.
1941 World War II: The Drama uprising against the Bulgarian occupation in northern Greece begins.
1941 Ted Williams achieves a .406 batting average for the season, and becomes the last major league baseball player to bat .400 or better.
1939 World War II: Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agree on a division of Poland.
1939 World War II: The siege of Warsaw comes to an end.
1928 Alexander Fleming notices a bacteria-killing mold growing in his laboratory, discovering what later became known as penicillin.
1924 The first aerial circumnavigation is completed by a team from the US Army.
1919 Race riots begin in Omaha, Nebraska.
1918 World War I: The Fifth Battle of Ypres begins.
1912 The Ulster Covenant is signed by some 500,000 Ulster Protestant Unionists in opposition to the Third Irish Home Rule Bill.
1912 Corporal Frank S. Scott of the United States Army becomes the first enlisted man to die in an airplane crash.
1901 Philippine–American War: Filipino guerrillas kill more than forty American soldiers while losing 28 of their own.
1893 Foundation of the Portuguese football club FC Porto.
1892 The first night game for American football takes place in a contest between Wyoming Seminary and Mansfield State Normal.
1889 The General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) defines the length of a metre.
1871 The Brazilian Parliament passes a law that frees all children thereafter born to slaves, and all government-owned slaves.
1868 The Battle of Alcolea causes Queen Isabella II of Spain to flee to France.
1867 Toronto becomes the capital of Ontario, having also been the capital of Ontario's predecessors since 1796.
1844 Oscar I of Sweden–Norway is crowned king of Sweden.
1821 The Declaration of Independence of the Mexican Empire is drafted. It will be made public on 13 October.
1787 The Congress of the Confederation votes to send the newly written United States Constitution to the state legislatures for approval.
1781 American Revolution: French and American forces backed by a French fleet begin the siege of Yorktown.
1779 American Revolution: Samuel Huntington is elected President of the Continental Congress, succeeding John Jay.
1542 Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo of Portugal arrives at what is now San Diego, California. He is the first European in California.
1538 Ottoman–Venetian War: The Ottoman Navy scores a decisive victory over a Holy League fleet in the Battle of Preveza.
1322 Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor, defeats Frederick I of Austria in the Battle of Mühldorf.
1238 King James I of Aragon conquers Valencia from the Moors. Shortly thereafter, he proclaims himself king of Valencia.
1106 King Henry I of England defeats his brother Robert Curthose at the Battle of Tinchebray.
1066 William the Conqueror lands in England, beginning the Norman conquest.
995 Boleslaus II, Duke of Bohemia, kills most members of the rival Slavník dynasty.
935 Duke Wenceslaus I of Bohemia is murdered by a group of nobles led by his brother Boleslaus I, who succeeds him.
365 Roman usurper Procopius bribes two legions passing by Constantinople, and proclaims himself emperor.
351 Constantius II defeats the usurper Magnentius.
235 Pope Pontian resigns. He is exiled to the mines of Sardinia, along with Hippolytus of Rome.
48 Pompey disembarks at Pelusium upon arriving in Egypt, whereupon he is assassinated by order of King Ptolemy XIII.
Famous People Born on September 28

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Year Name
1890 Florence Violet McKenzie, Australian electrical engineer (d. 1982)
1982 Dustin Penner, Canadian ice hockey player
1968 Trish Keenan, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2011)
1971 George Eustice, English lawyer and politician
1852 Henri Moissan, French chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1907)
1918 Ángel Labruna, Argentinian footballer and manager (d. 1983)
1860 Paul Ulrich Villard, French chemist and physicist (d. 1934)
1982 Aivar Rehemaa, Estonian skier
1977 Ireneusz Marcinkowski, Polish footballer
1867 James Edwin Campbell, American educator, school administrator, newspaper editor, poet, and essayist (d. 1896)[10][11]
Famous People Deaths On September 28

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Date Name
2016 Agnes Nixon, American television writer and director (b. 1922)
1999 Escott Reid, Canadian academic and diplomat (b. 1905)
1984 Cihad Baban, Turkish journalist, author, and politician (b. 1911)
1197 Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1165)
1970 John Dos Passos, American novelist, poet, essayist, and playwright (b. 1896)
2018 Predrag Ejdus, Serbian actor (b. 1947)
1993 Peter De Vries, American editor and novelist (b. 1910)
2000 Pierre Trudeau, Canadian journalist, lawyer, and politician, 15th Prime Minister of Canada (b. 1919)
1938 Charles Duryea, American engineer and businessman, founded the Duryea Motor Wagon Company (b. 1861)
2005 Constance Baker Motley, American lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1921)