What Happened on July 28, 2012

Historical Events

  • 18 people are killed and 11 injured in ethnic clashes in Ethiopia
  • Ye Shiwen of China sets world record in the women's 400m individual medley (4:28.43) to take the gold medal at the London Olympics

Famous Weddings

  • "Franklin & Bash" actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar (38) weds advertising executive Catriona McGinn at the Sunstone winery in Santa Ynez, California
2012 Highlights

About July 28, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
  • UK #1 Song: Payphone - Maroon 5 Ft. Wiz Khalifa