On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1910

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Nicholas I of Montenegro again proclaims himself king (first assumed power 1860) after his reign interrupted by Turkish rule

Famous Birthdays

  • Tjalling Koopmans, Dutch-American economist (Nobel 1975), born in 's-Graveland, Netherlands (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • Paolo Mantegazza, Italian neurologist and anthropologist, dies at 78