September 28, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anwar Sadat replaces Gamal Abdel Nasser as acting Egyptian President

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat

Deaths in History

  • Gamal' Abd al-Nassar, Egypt President (1953-70), dies of heart attack at 52
  • John Roderigo Dos Passos, American writer (Manhattan Transfer), dies at 74