Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on October 28. From 1900 until now.
October 28 is under the sign of Scorpio.
Famous birthdays on this day include Owen D. Young (1874), Julia Roberts (1967) and Bill Gates (1955).
Several movies were released around October 28 over the years, such as The Professionals in 1966 directed by Richard Brooks and Carrie in 1976 directed by Brian De Palma.
But much more happened on October 28 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around October 28 over the years?
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Which were the important events of October 28?
- 2018 Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: American online payments system company PayPal bans American social media site Gab, known for its association with the alt-right movement, while Joyent, Gab's American hosting provider, states that they will terminate their service tomorrow. The move comes after it was revealed that the suspect in yesterday's 11 deaths, Robert Bowers, was an active member on the social network. (CNET)
- 2017 28 October 2017 Mogadishu bombings: Two car bombs kill at least 25 people, mostly police officers, near the national theater area in Mogadishu, Somalia, two weeks after a similar attack killed hundreds. Islamist group Al-Shabaab claims responsibility. (Reuters)
- 2016 Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017): Battle of Mosul (2016–2017): The UN reports 232 civilians have been murdered in and near Mosul by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. (CNN) (NBC News)
- 2015 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Taliban insurgents seize the Darqad District in the northeast Takhar Province near the border with Tajikistan. At least six Afghan troops are killed in the fighting. (Reuters) (AP via The Daily Mail)Michael Fallon, Secretary of State for Defence for the United Kingdom, announces that over 400 troops will remain in Afghanistan through 2016. The military personnel will train Afghan toops and support NATO operations in Kabul. (Military Times)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 28 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2017 Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage - Rockstar
- 2016 The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey - Closer
- 2015 The Weeknd - The Hills
- 2014 Meghan Trainor - All About That Bass
- 2013 Lorde - Royals
- 2012 Maroon 5 - One More Night
- 2011 Adele - Someone Like You
- 2010 Far*East Movement - Like A G6
- 2009 Britney Spears - 3
- 2008 Britney Spears - Womanizer
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Which were the most popular books released around October 28 over the years?
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