On This Day: June 28th
This is 180th day of the year and 186 days remain in the year.
Labor Day became a federal holiday by an act of Congress.
The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, voted to admit women.
In Iraq, The United States transferred power back to the Iraqis two days earlier than planned.
In Iraq, the United States transferred power back to the Iraqis two days earlier than planned.
June 28 BirthdaysHenry VIII1491–1547, king of England (1509–47), second son and successor of Henry VII.
Mel Brookswriter, film director
Peter Paul Rubenspainter
John Elwayfootball player
Jean Jacques Rousseauphilosopher