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 This day in History - August 28
355 Historic Events for August 28
1968

John Gordon Mein, US ambassador in Guatemala, dies

Death
1968

Nick Castle, choreographer (Dinah Shore, Judy Garland), dies at 58

Death
1968

Tom Fitzgerald, Melrose, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers)

Birth
1968

Scarlet Annette Morgan, Pfafftown NC, Miss NC-America-1991

Birth
1968

Police and anti-war demonstrators clash at Chicago's Dem Natl Conven

Event
1969

Clarence R Hennecke, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 74

Death
1969

Jason Priestley, Vancouver BC, actor (Brandon-Beverly Hills 90210)

Birth
1969

Mary McCartney, daughter of Beatle Paul McCartney

Birth
1969

Pierre Turgeon, Rouyn, NHL center (NY Islanders, Montreal Canadiens)

Birth
1970

Gavin Maxwell, Mississauga Ontario, canoeist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Phillies Larry Bowa steals home for 2nd time in 1970

Event
1970

Jaime Fields, NFL/WLAF linebacker (KC Chiefs, Scotland Claymores)

Birth
1971

Todd Eldredge, Chatham Mass, figure skater (1997 National Sr champ)

Birth
1971

Shane Andrews, Dallas TX, infielder (Montreal Expos)

Birth
1971

Scott Eldredge, Chatham Mass, 1996 World Mens' Champion

Birth
1971

Raul Marquez, Mexico, US boxer (Olympic-92)

Birth
1971

Olaf Sheep, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, NAC)

Birth
1971

Nathan Leopold, US kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies

Death
1971

Janet Evans, Fullerton CA, 400m/800m swimmer (Oly-4 gold-88, 92, 96)

Birth
1972

Darby Hendrickson, Richfield Minn, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994)

Birth
1972

Mike Cawley, CFL quarterback (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Birth
1972

USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Event
1972

William HAF, Engl prince/grandson of George V, dies in accident at 29

Death
1973

Eric Lindros, NHLer (Phila Flyers)

Birth
1973

USSR performs underground nuclear test

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