What Happened on August 28, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Monster Mash" goes gold
  • "Smoke on the Water" by Deep Purple goes gold
  • 6.8 quake centered in Oaxaca State in Mexico kills 527
  • France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
  • India & Pakistan sign POW accord
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • DJ Assault, American musician
  • Matthew John Armstrong, American actor