August 28, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Donald Vesco rode 21'-long Kawasaki motorcycle at 318.598 mph
  • Ja'afar Sharif-Emami appointed premier of Iran

Birthdays in History

  • Shaniqua, American wrestling valet

Deaths in History

  • Bruce Catton, American historian and writer (Civil War), dies at 78