On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 2016

Historical Events

  • Suicide bombings and gun attacks at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport kill 42 and wound more than 200

Famous Deaths

  • Buddy Ryan, American NFL coach (Philadelphia Eagles, Phoenix Cardinals), dies at 85
  • Pat Summitt, American basketball coach (University of Tennessee), dies at 61
  • Scotty Moore, American guitarist (for Elvis), dies at 84
  • Sergei Cortez, Chilean-Belarusian composer (Jubilee and The Bear; Giordano Bruno), dies at 81
2016 Highlights

About June 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 4 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer