On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, Superstition Mountain G&CC: Jim Thorpe wins his lone career major title with birdie on first playoff hole against John Jacobs

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Lebed, Russian general (b. 1950)
  • Lou Thesz, American professional wrestler, dies at 86