On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1996

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Pavlo Lazarenko becomes Prime Minister of Ukraine

Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko
Prime Minister of Ukraine
Pavlo Lazarenko

Event of interestEvent of Interest

U.S. President Bill Clinton's former business partners in the Whitewater land deal, James McDougal and Susan McDougal, and Arkansas Governor Jim Guy Tucker, are convicted of fraud.

42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton

Famous Deaths

  • Buck Bundy, TV dog (Married with Children), dies at 13
  • Jimmy Rowles [Hunter], American jazz pianist and composer (The Peacocks), dies of cardiac arrest at 77
  • John "Jack" Layden, local politician, dies at 70
  • Sidney Greenbaum, grammarian, dies at 66
1996 Highlights

About May 28, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini