July 28, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Japanese premier Suzuki disregards US ultimatum to surrender

/flags/japanNuclear Bombing of Nagasaki

Physicist Raemer Schreiber and Lieutenant Colonel Peer de Silva arrive on the Pacific island of Tinian with the plutonium core used to assemble the Fat Man bomb used in the bombing of Nagasaki on August 9

  • US Army B-25 crashes into 79th floor of Empire State Bldg, 14 die

/flags/united nationsUnited Nations Charter

US Senate ratifies United Nations charter 89-2

Birthdays in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jim Davis, American cartoonist and creator of the comic strips "Garfield" and "U.S. Acres", born in Marion, Indiana

Garfield Cartoonist Jim Davis
Garfield Cartoonist
Jim Davis