On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1995

Historical Events

  • Gas explosion in South Korean metro, 103 die
  • Sri Lankaan BAE748 crashes at Palaly, 52 die

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMelanie Martinez

Melanie Martinez, American singer-songwriter ("Cry Baby"), born in Queens, New York

Singer-Songwriter Melanie Martinez
Melanie Martinez

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Salkey, Panamanian-born novelist, dies at 67
  • Henry C. Rogers, American publicist, dies at 81
  • Peaches Davis, American baseball pitcher, dies at 89
1995 Highlights

About April 28, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus