On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aretha Franklin lies in state at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detriot 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