On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1978

Historical Events

  • Supreme Court orders Cal medical school to admit Allan Bakke a white man claiming reverse discrimination when application was rejected
  • UNICEF chooses rock group Kansas as ambassadors of goodwill

Famous Deaths

  • Clifford Dupont, First President of Rhodesia (b. 1905)
1978 Highlights

About June 28, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer