On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 2015

Historical Events

  • Japan and South Korea reach agreement over WWII "comfort women", Japan apologies and pays 1bn yen compensation

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Murdock, German-born American computer programmer (Debian project, Progeny Linux Systems), dies at 42
  • John "Brad" Bradbury, British ska drummer and record producer (The Specials), dies at 62
  • Lemmy [Ian Fraser Kilmister], British heavy metal musician (Motörhead), dies from terminal illness at 70
  • Paul "Guru" Josh, British musician (Infinity), commits suicide at 51
2015 Highlights

About December 28, 2015

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn