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July 28, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Eldon Joersz & Geo Morgan set world air speed record of 3,530 kph
  • Tangshan Earthquake, 8.2 in magnitude kills over 240,000 Northern China in the largest loss of life from an earthquake in the 20th century

Birthdays in History

  • Huma Abedin, American political staffer to Hillary Clinton, born in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Deaths in History

  • Jacob Soetendorp, Dutch rabbi, dies at 62
1976 in History