On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1997

Historical Events

  • Belgian amusement park riders were stuck upside down for 90 minutes

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

British-Indian novelist and essayist Salman Rushdie (50) weds Elizabeth West

Novelist Salman Rushdie
Salman Rushdie
1997 Highlights

About August 28, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo