On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 3,400 year old Bronze Age palace from the Mittani Empire uncovered on the banks of the Tigris River, due to lack of rainfall dropping the water level in the Mosul Dam reservoir
  • Highest-ever temperature recorded in France 45.9C in Gallargues-le-Montueux, southern France
  • The EU and South American trade bloc Mercosur agree historic trade deal, the EU's biggest to date