On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1985

Historical Events

  • Discovery ferried back to Kennedy Space Center via Bergstrom AFB, Tx

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Bardsley, English football player (Burnley), born in Salford, England

Famous Deaths

  • James Craig [Meador], American actor (Devil & Daniel Webster, Cyclops), dies of lung cancer at 73
  • Jimmy Thomson, Scottish golfer (US Open 1935, PGA C'ship 1936 runner-up), dies at 76
  • Lambros Konstantaras, Greek actor (O blofatzis, Anna of Rhodes), dies at 72
1985 Highlights

About June 28, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer