On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 2003

Historical Events

  • An electricity blackout cuts off power to around 500,000 people living in south east England and brings 60% of London's underground rail network to a halt.

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Douglas Wells, American criminal (failed) (b. 1956)
2003 Highlights

About August 28, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo