May 28th Holidays
- Amnesty International Day
Amnesty International Day works to promote human rights and raise awareness of their abuses and how our choices affect them every day. This event calls upon everyone to rise up and get involved in a number of different events that are going on around the world to protect human rights.
- National Hamburger Day
A lot of restaurants do deals today for a burger, but why not stay home and grill out some burgers with family and friends?
- National Brisket Day
Every May 28th is National Brisket Day, so here is a recipe for you: https://www.recipetineats.com/slow-cooker-beef-brisket-with-bbq-sauce/
- Slugs Return From Capistrano Day
The Slugs Return From Capistrano Day was created by Thomas and Ruth Roy, who have said the following about the day: “It’s a little known secret that slimy slugs spend their winters in lovely Capistrano, and return to our patios and gardens on this date. Maybe they are trying to escape all the swallows that came back on March 19th!
May 28th Zodiac
Gemini is the third astrological sign in the zodiac, originating from the constellation of Gemini.
Time period: May 21 – June 21
Ruling planet: Mercury
Zodiac quality: Mutable
Color: Light-Green, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 5, 7, 14, 23
Strengths: Gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, ability to learn quickly and exchange ideas.
Geminis like books and talking a lot and going on trips.
Weaknesses: Geminis have a nervous energy, they can be inconsistent and have a hard time making up their mind. They don’t like routines, they get bored easy and they love being spontaneous.
May 28th Trivia
- 1908 – Ian Fleming, English journalist, author was born.
- 1937 – Volkswagen (VW) is founded.
- 1944 – Rudy Giuliani American lawyer, politician, 107th Mayor of New York City was born.
- 1987 – Mathias Rust, a Finland teenage pilot, lands near the Red Square in Moscow stating he just intended to reduce tension and suspicion between the two Cold War sides.
- 1998 – Pakistan detonates five atom bombs setting off intense relations with India who also days before detonated bombs.
- 2017 – North Korean state media on Sunday reported the isolated regime has tested “a new type of anti-aircraft guided weapon” under the observation of leader Kim Jong. [source]
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