May 28, 1900 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Fire in Cincinnati nearly destroys Reds' grandstand
  • In China, rioters provoked by Boxers burn the Fengtai Railway Station, where many Belgians work
  • Paul Kruger, President of the Boer Republic of South Africa, flees its capital, Pretoria, and goes to Watervalboven to evade the advancing British.
  • Total solar eclipse occurs

Birthdays in History

  • Owen Aisher, president (Marley)