On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • BenoĆ®t Sauvageau, French Canadian politician (b. 1963)
  • Melvin Schwartz, American Physicist and Nobel Laureate (neutrinos - subatomic particles with no electric charge and virtually no mass), dies at 73
2006 Highlights

About August 28, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo