What day of the week is this date?

Sunday May 28, 2023

May 28: Day of the Week

May 28, 2023 is the 148th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 217 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the May calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

May 2023
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

Gemini is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters AIUIGIPD? Check your answers here: Words with these letters AIUIGIPD. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

May 28 Historical Event(s)

  • 1830
    President Andrew Jackson signs the Indian Removal Act which relocates Native Americans.
  • 1930
    The Chrysler Building in New York City officially opens.
  • 1940
    World War II: Norwegian, French, Polish and British forces recapture Narvik in Norway. This is the first allied infantry victory of the War.
  • 1961
    Peter Benenson’s article The Forgotten Prisoners is published in several internationally read newspapers. This will later be thought of as the founding of the human rights organization Amnesty International.
  • 1964
    The Palestine Liberation Organization is formed.
  • 1979
    Constantine Karamanlis signs the full treaty of the accession of Greece with the European Economic Community.
  • 1987
    19-year-old West German pilot Mathias Rust evades Soviet Union air defenses and lands a private plane in the Red Square in Moscow. He is immediately detained and will not be released until August 3, 1988.
  • 1995
    The Russian town of Neftegorsk is hit by a 7.6 magnitude earthquake that kills at least 2,000 people, half of the total population.
  • 1999
    In Milan, Italy, after 22 years of restoration work, Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece The Last Supper is put back on display.
  • 2004
    The Iraqi Governing Council chooses Ayad Allawi, a longtime anti-Saddam Hussein exile, as prime minister of Iraq’s interim government.

Who were born on May 28?

  • 1837
    George Ashlin, Irish architect (d. 1921)
  • 1914
    W. G. G. Duncan Smith, British World War II pilot (d. 1996)
  • 1931
    Carroll Baker, American actress
  • 1934
    Yvonne Dionne, Dionne quintuplets(d. 2001)
  • 1949
    Wendy O. Williams, American vocalist (Plasmatics) (d. 1998)
  • 1955
    Mark Howe, American ice hockey player
  • 1964
    David Baddiel, British comedian and television presenter
  • 1970
    Bobby Bognar, American singer (The Piper Downs)
  • 1978
    Rufa Mae Quinto, Filipino actress and comedienne
  • 1983
    Steve Cronin, American footballer

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.