On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1991

Historical Events

  • Lexington Ave IRT subway train derails at Union Square, 5 die

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Red Tom Browning vs Expo Dennis Martínez both perfect game pitcher

MLB Pitcher Dennis Martínez
MLB Pitcher
Dennis Martínez

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyle Massey, American actor and rapper, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sarah Jane Santos, Filipino singer

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Anders, actor/composer (Death Stone, Love Cult), dies
  • Eleanor Berry, actress (Death Valley Days), dies
1991 Highlights

About August 28, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo