On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Chinese Coffee" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 18 performances
  • 2 earthquakes, including 3rd strongest in US (7.4) rock California
  • Burharnuddin Rabbani becomes president of Afghanistan
  • Italian government of Amato forms
  • LA Police commisioner Daryl Gates steps down
  • The Constitution of Estonia is signed into law
  • US Dream Team beats Cuba in 1st exhibition basketball game, 133-57

Famous Weddings

  • US President George H. W. Bush's daughter Dorothy marries Bobby Koch

Famous Deaths

  • John Piper, British writer (US Churches in WWI) and official war painter, dies at 88
  • Mikhail Tai, World chess champion (1960-61), dies at 55