On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

As a result of the independence crisis, the Spanish government imposes direct rule on Catalonia, dismisses its government and calls for new elections in December

President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont
President of Catalonia
Carles Puigdemont
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