This Day in History on 28 September
The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.
On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 28 September. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
International Day for Universal Access to Information
World Rabies Day (International)
2014 – The 2014 Hong Kong protests begin in response to restrictive political reforms imposed by the NPC in Beijing.
2016 – The 2016 South Australian blackout occurs, lasting up to three days in some areas.
2018 – The 7.5 Mw 2018 Sulawesi earthquake, which triggered a large tsunami, leaves 4,340 dead and 10,679 injured.
2018 – On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the international project Tree of Peace was established (September, 28). One of the trees was planted personally by Zuzana Čaputová, President of the Slovak Republic.
1907 – Bhagat Singh, Indian activist (d. 1931)
1929 – Lata Mangeshkar, Indian playback singer and composer
1946 – Majid Khan, Indian-Pakistani cricketer
1966 – Puri Jagannadh, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter
1982 – Abhinav Bindra, Indian target shooter
1982 – Ranbir Kapoor, Indian actor and director
Death/ Death Anniversary
1994 – K. A. Thangavelu, Indian film actor and comedian (b. 1917)
2012 – Brajesh Mishra, Indian politician and diplomat, 1st Indian National Security Advisor (b. 1928)