On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1898

Historical Events

  • Caleb Bradham renames his carbonated soft drink "Pepsi-Cola".

Famous Birthdays

  • Ludwig Turek, German writer, born in Stendal, Germany (d. 1975)
1898 Highlights

About August 28, 1898

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo