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 This day in History - September 28
595 Historic Events for September 28
1978

Syrians and Lebanese engage in heavy fighting in Lebanon

Event
1978

Pope John Paul I (Albino Luciani), 263rd Catholic Pope, died

Death
1978

John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope

Death
1978

Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord

Event
1978

Marzena Godecki, actress (Ocean Girl)

Birth
1978

Nestaea Sealy, Miss Bahamas Universe (1997)

Birth
1979

Larry Holmes TKOs Earnie Shaver in 11 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1979

Anndi Lynn McAfee, actress (Ice Cream Man, Conagher)

Birth
1979

Jimmy McCulloch, guitarist (Wings), dies at 26

Death
1980

Carl Sagan's 13 part "Cosmos" premieres on PBS

Event
1980

Jerilyn Britz wins LPGA Mary Kay Golf Classic

Event
1980

Jaromir Wagner is 1st to fly Atlantic standing on wing

Event
1980

"Charlie and Algernon" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 17 perfs

Event
1981

Vincent Kartheiser, actor (Hairy Bird, Alaska, Untamed Heart)

Birth
1981

Joseph Paul Franklin, avowed racist, sentenced to life imprisonment for killing 2 black joggers in Salt Lake City

Event
1982

NASA launches Intelsat V

Event
1982

1st reports appear of death from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules

Event
1982

Mabel Albertson, actress (Gazebo, Bewitched), dies of Alzheimer at 81

Death
1982

Larry Breeding, actor (Who's Watching the Kids), dies on 36th birthday

Death
1983

STS-9 vehicle moves to launch pad

Event
1984

1st floodlit ODI outside of Australia (India v Aust, New Delhi)

Event
1984

Cleve Indians down 0-10 to Minn Twins, win 11-10

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1985

"Every Step Of The Way" by John Waite peaks at #25

Event
1985

NASA launches Intelsat VA

Event
1985

Race riot in London area of Brixton

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