June 28 in History – What happened on 28 June in Past

28 June - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on June 28, the day number in a year is 179 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 180. June 28 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

June 28 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1098Fighters of the First Crusade defeated Kerbogha of Mosull. Kerbogha was Atabeg of Mosul during the First Crusade and was renowned as a soldier. He was a Turk who owed his success to his military talent
1461Edward IV is crowned King of England. Edward IV was the King of England until his death in 1483. He was the first Yorkist King of England. The first half of his rule was marred by the violence associated with the Wars of the Roses, but he overcame the Lancastrian challenge to the throne at Tewkesbury in 1471 to reign in peace until his sudden death.
1519Charles V is elected Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. Charles V was ruler of the Holy Roman Empire from 1519 and, as Charles I of the Spanish Empire from 1516 until his voluntary abdication in favor of his younger brother Ferdinand I as Holy Roman Emperor and his son Philip II as King of Spain in 1556.
1651The Battle of Berestechko between Poland and Ukraine started. It was a battle of a Cossack rebellion in Ukraine that took place in the years 1648–1657 after the expiration of a two-year truce. Fought over three days from 28 to 30 June 1651, the battle took place in the province of Volhynia, on the hilly plain south of the Styr River.
1651Khmelnyt sky Uprising-The Zaporozhian Cossacks began clashing with forces of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth at the Battle of Berestechko in the Volhynia Region of present-day Ukraine.
1748More than 200 people died in the riots in Amsterdam against the public hanging of two people.
1776American Revolutionary War: South Carolina militia repelled a British attack on Charleston.
1795The French government announced that the heir to the French throne died of illness (many people doubt this statement)
1820Tomato has been proven to be a non-poisonous vegetable.
1820Tomatoes proved to be non-toxic.
1838Coronation of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from until her death. From 1 May 1876, she used the additional title of Empress of India.
1838Queen Victoria of Britain was crowned at Westminster Abbey in London.
1838Queen Victoria was crowned at Westminster Abbey, London.
1841Giselle, a ballet by French composer Adolphe Adam, was firstperformed at the Théâtre de l'Académie Royale de Musique in Paris.
1846Belgian clarinetist Adolphe Sax received a patent for the saxophone .
1880Police captured Australian bank robber and cultural icon NedKelly after a gun battle in Glenrowan, Victoria.
1882The Anglo-French Convention of 1882 marks the territorial boundaries between Guinea and Sierra Leone. The treaty confirmed the territorial boundaries between Guinea and Sierra Leone around Conakry and Freetown. However, it was never fully ratified by the French Chamber of Deputies although was officially recognized by the British Foreign Office.
1883The first European central electric power station was inaugurated in Milan, Italy.
1884The Norwegian Association for the Rights of Women was established.
1895The United States Court of Private Land Claims ruled that thetitle claimed by James Reavis to 18,600 sq mi (48,000 km2) inpresent-day Arizona and New Mexico was 'wholly fictitious andfraudulent'.
1895The Central American Union of El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua was formed.
1914Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife, Sophie,Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated by Yugoslav nationalist Gavrilo Princip during amotorcade in Sarajevo, sparking the outbreak of World War I.
1919The Treaty of Versailles is signed, ending the state of war between Germany and the Allies of World War I. The Treaty of Versailles was one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. It was signed on 28 June 1919, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. The other Central Powers on the German side of World War I were dealt with in separate treaties.
1919The First World War ended with the signing of the Versailles Peace Treaty.
1921The country's 9th Prime Minister P.V. Narasimha Rao was born.
1922The Irish Civil War began with an assault by the Irish Free State's National Army on the Four Courts building, which had been occupied by the Anti-Treaty Irish Republican Army.
1926Mercedes-Benz was formed by Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz merging their two companies. Karl Friedrich Benz was a German engine designer and engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the first automobile powered by an internal combustion engine. Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler was an engineer, industrial designer and industrialist.
1926Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz combined companies to form Mercedes-Benz.
1942World War II-The German Wehrmacht launched Case Blue, astrategic summer offensive intended to knock the Soviet Union out of thewar.
1950Korean War: Seoul was captured by North Korean troops. The Korean War in North Korean was a war between North and South Korea, in which a United Nations force led by the United States of America fought for the South, and China fought for the North, which was also assisted by the Soviet Union.
1952South Africa leader Nelson Mandela was jailed for the first time.
1956Workers demanding better conditions held massive protests in Pozna?, Poland, but were violently repressed by the following day by 400 tanks and 10, 000 soldiers of the Polish People's Army and the Internal Security Corps.
1965The first commercial satellite Early Bird Intelsat I) started a communication service.
1969In response to a police raid at the Stonewall Inn in New YorkCity, groups of gay and transgender people began to riot against NewYork City Police officers, a watershed event for the worldwide gayrights movement.
1972US President Richard Nixon announced that no new format would be sent to Vietnam.
1976The first woman entered the US Air Force Academy.
1981Seventy-three leading officials of Iran's Islamic Republican Party were killed when a bomb exploded at the party's headquarters in Tehran.
1981China opened the road to Kailash and Mansarovar.
1989President of Serbia Slobodan Miloševic gave a speech in whichhe described the possibility of 'armed battles' in the future ofSerbia's national development.
2004The Coalition Provisional Authority dissolved after handing thegovernance of Iraq to the Iraqi Interim Government.
2005War in Afghanistan-Three U.S. Navy SEALs and 16 American Special Operations Forces soldiers were killed during a failed counter-insurgent mission in Kunar Province, Afghanistan.
2007Apple's first smartphone known as iPhone came on the market.
2009Honduran president Manuel Zelaya was ousted by local militaryforces following his attempt to hold a referendum to change the Honduranconstitution so he could serve a second term.
2012A series of bomb blasts in Iraq left 14 dead and 50 injured.



Famous Birthdays of June 28:

YearName / Profession / Country
1969Tichina Arnold / Actress / United States of America
1923Gaye Stewart / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1966Bobby Bare Jr. / Writer / United States of America
1952Jean-Christophe Rufin / Author / France
1950Chris Speier / Baseball Player / United States of America
1719Étienne François / Politician / France
1902Richard Rodgers / Composer / United States of America
1734Jean-Jacques Beauvarlet-Charpentier / Composer / France
1978Simon Larose / Tennis Player / Canada
1891Carl Andrew Spaatz / General / United States of America
1948Deborah Moggach / Author / United Kingdom
1981Guillermo Martínez / Javelin Thrower / Cuba
1985Phil Bardsley / Footballer / United Kingdom
1964Bernie McCahill / Rugby Player / New Zealand
1907Jimmy Mundy / Composer / United States of America
1959Clint Boon / Singer / United Kingdom
1973Adrián Annus / Hammer Thrower / Hungary
1928Peter Heine / Cricketer / South Africa
1921P. V. Narasimha Rao / Politician / India
1952Pietro Mennea / Sprinter / Italy
1934Carl Levin / Politician / United States of America
1965Tiaan Strauss / Rugby Player / South Africa
1966John Cusack / Actor / United States of America
1940Muhammad Yunus / Economist / Bangladesh
1913Walter Oesau / Pilot / Germany
1934Bette Greene / Author / United States of America
1742William Hooper / Lawyer / United States of America
1922Lloyd La Beach / Sprinter / Panama
1921P. V. Narasimha Rao / Politician / India
1973Corey Koskie / Baseball Player / Canada

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