On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 2005

Historical Events

  • PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: 48-year old Fred Funk becomes oldest event winner, 1 stroke ahead of runners-up Luke Donald, Tom Lehman, and Scott Verplank
  • The 2005 Sumatran earthquake rocks Indonesia, and at magnitude 8.7 is the second strongest earthquake since 1960.

Famous Deaths

  • Dame Moura Lympany, British pianist (b. 1916)
2005 Highlights

About March 28, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries