What Happened – December 28

The earliest event that Wiki says happened on this day is “893 – An earthquake destroys the city of Dvin, Armenia” and the most recent is “2010 – Arab Spring: Popular protests begin in Algeria against the government.

 

A couple other things that also took place are:

1867 – Congress approves the annexation of Midway Atoll, the first territory outside of the Continental US.

2008 – The Detroit Lions lose to the Green Bay Packers and end their season at 0-16, an NFL record.

 

Happy birthday to Elizabeth Jordan Carr, Denzel Washington, Mary Weiss, Edgar Winter, Charles Neville, Nichelle Nichols, Stan Lee, and Johnny Otis.

This entry was posted in Daily Update and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *