What Happened on August 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 55.9 cm rainfall at Hackberry, Louisiana (state record)
  • Dr Geza De Kaplany tortures his wife with acid to punish her for supposed infidelity

Music releaseMusic Recording

Tony Sheridan & Beat Brothers record "Ya Ya (Parts 1 + 2)"

Singer-Songwriter and and Guitarist Tony Sheridan
Singer-Songwriter and and Guitarist
Tony Sheridan

Famous Birthdays

  • David Fincher, American film director and producer (The Social Network, Gone Girl), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Paul Allen, English footballer
  • Richard Elliott Fehr, PGA golfer (1986 BC Open), born in Seattle, Washington