On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1988

Historical Events

  • IBM announces price hike on older models
  • Israeli diplomats arrive in Moscow for 1st visit in 21 years
  • Jordan cancels $1.3 billion development plan in West Bank
  • Winnie Mandella's home in Soweto, South Africa, destroyed by arson

Famous Birthdays

  • Ayla Brown, American singer ("Let Love In"), born in Wrentham, Massachusetts
  • Casper Johansen, Danish footballer
1988 Highlights

About July 28, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo