On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Braves Dale Murphy, hits 2 3-run HRs in an inning, 14th man to hit 2 HRs in an inning. Also ties record of 6 RBIs in an inning
  • Cards' Vince Coleman is caught stealing ends record streak at 50

Music releaseAlbum Release

Gloria Estefan releases her debut solo album "Cuts Both Ways"

  • NASA's Lewis Research Center, Cleve, announce new high-temperature superconductors able to operate at 33 to 37 Gigahertz

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Yang, South Korean golfer (US Open 2012, 15 runner-up), born in Seoul, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Richards [Richard Mansfield Taylor], American actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies of acute respiratory failure at 64