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Monday October 28, 2019

October 28: Day of the Week

October 28, 2019 is the 301st day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 64 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

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October 28 Historical Event(s)

  • 1061
    Empress Agnes, acting as Regent for her son, brings about the election of Bishop Cadalus, the Antipope Honorius II.
  • 1538
    The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established.
  • 1636
    A vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony establishes the first college in what would become the United States, today known as Harvard University.
  • 1915
    Richard Strauss conducts the first performance of his tone poem Eine Alpensinfonie in Berlin.
  • 1928
    Declaration of the Youth Pledge in Indonesia, the first time Indonesia Raya, now the national anthem, was sung.
  • 1940
    World War II: Greece rejects Italy’s ultimatum. Italy invades Greece through Albania, marking Greece’s entry into World War II.
  • 1962
    Cuban Missile Crisis: Soviet Union leader Nikita Khrushchev announces that he had ordered the removal of Soviet missile bases in Cuba.
  • 1995
    289 people are killed and 265 injured in Baku Metro fire, the deadliest subway disaster.
  • 1998
    An Air China jetliner is hijacked by disgruntled pilot Yuan Bin and flown to Taiwan.
  • 2006
    The funeral service takes place for those executed at Bykivnia forest, outside Kiev, Ukraine. 817 Ukrainian civilians (out of some 100,000) executed by Bolsheviks at Bykivnia in 1930s – early 1940s are reburied.

Who were born on October 28?

  • 1691
    Peder Tordenskjold, Norwegian naval hero (d. 1720)
  • 1697
    Canaletto, Italian artist (d. 1768)
  • 1914
    Jonas Salk, American biologist and physician (d. 1995)
  • 1955
    Bill Gates, American software executive
  • 1963
    Sheryl Underwood, American comedian
  • 1966
    Andy Richter, American comedian and actor
  • 1968
    Caitlin Cary, alt-country singer & violin player, former member of Whiskeytown
  • 1973
    Hassan Assad, American professional wrestler
  • 1974
    Vicente Moreno, Spanish footballer
  • 1992
    Lexi Ainsworth, American actress

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