On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 2019

Historical Events

  • Country of Georgia hit by a massive cyber attack affecting 2,000 websites, TV channels and government departments.
  • EU agrees to another Brexit extension to January 31 2020
  • Landslide after heavy rains in Bafoussam, Cameroon, buries at least 42 people

Famous Deaths

  • Al Bianchi, American basketball guard, coach and general manager (Philadelphia 76ers, Virginia Squires; GM NY Knicks), dies from congestive heart failure at 87
  • Zolt├ín Jeney, Hungarian composer and educator (Franz Liszt Academy, 1995-2019), dies at 76
2019 Highlights

About October 28, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand), October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio