What Happened on October 28, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dick Howser (best Yank mngr win-lost pct .636) replaces Billy Martin
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Aki Hakala, Finnish drummer (The Rasmus)
  • Martin ┼ákoula, Czech ice hockey player