October 28, 2005 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Plame affair: Lewis Libby, Vice-president Dick Cheney's chief of staff, is indicted in the Valerie Plame case. Libby resigns later that day.

Deaths in History

  • Eugene K. Bird, German prison director (b. 1926)
  • Raymond Hains, French artist (b. 1926)
  • Richard Smalley, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1943)