On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1996

Historical Events

Film Release

"Nutty Professor" starring Eddie Murphy opens in theaters in the USA

  • The Constitution of Ukraine is signed into law.

Famous Deaths

  • George Ghita Ionescu, academic, dies at 83
  • Michael Wishart, British figurative painter, dies at 68
  • Piers Gray, critic/writer, dies at 49
  • Ronald George Woodman, pilot, dies at 82
  • Willard F. McMurry, musician, dies at 89
1996 Highlights

About June 28, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer