May 28, 2003 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Peter Hollingworth becomes the first Governor-General of Australia to resign his office as a result of criticism of his conduct.

Deaths in History

  • Ilya Prigogine, Russian-born physicist and chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (b. 1917)
  • Oleg Makarov, cosmonaut (b. 1933)