On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 2020

Historical Events

  • COVID-19 recorded global death toll passes 1 million with over 33 million known cases (Johns Hopkins)
  • Stanley Cup Final, Rogers Place, Edmonton, Alberta: Tampa Bay Lightning claim second championship in franchise history with a 2-0 Game 6 win over Dallas Stars; win series 4-2

Famous Deaths

  • Frédéric Devreese, Belgian conductor, and composer of classical music (Gemini Suite; Valse Sacrée), and film scores (The Cruel Embrace), dies of cancer at 91
  • Hiroki Yuhara, Japanese rugby union hooker (22 caps; Toshiba Brave Lupus), dies at 36
2020 Highlights

About September 28, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra