On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 2012

Historical Events

Presidential Convention

Mitt Romney is officially nominated as the United States Republican Party's candidate

Famous Deaths

  • Rhodes Boyson, British politician and author (Black Papers), dies at 87
2012 Highlights

About August 28, 2012

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo