What Happened on June 28, 2004

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Estonia, Lithuania and Slovenia join the European Exchange Rate Mechanism
  • Sovereign power is handed to the interim government of Iraq by the Coalition Provisional Authority, ending the U.S.-led rule of that nation.
  • The 17th NATO Summit starts in Istanbul.

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Buckeridge, English author (b. 1912)