On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 2018

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aretha Franklin lies in state at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit in a 24 carat coffin

Soul Singer Aretha Franklin
Soul Singer
Aretha Franklin
  • Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi Chuxing issues public apology after second Hitch passenger killed within three months
  • Puerto Rico raises official death toll of 2017 Hurricane Maria from 64 to 2,975
2018 Highlights

About August 28, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo