On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 2008

Historical Events

  • The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly of Nepal formally declares Nepal a republic, ending the 240-year reign of the Shah dynasty.

Famous Deaths

  • Beryl Cook, British painter, dies at 81
  • David Mitton, Scottish-born director (b. 1938)
  • Dennis Moss, British jazz tenor saxophonist, dies at 80
  • Robert Justman, American television producer (b. 1926)
2008 Highlights

About May 28, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini