All About September 28th
Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia
Click on a holiday to learn more about why they celebrate that on today. Maybe you will find something you would like to celebrate or observe today! Some are fun, some are silly and some are for an important cause. Tell us in the comments below your favorite!
- Fish Tank Floorshow Night
Another fun holiday created by Wellcat.com. On September 28th you are supposed to entertain your fish. All year you have the pleasure of watching them, now today you are supposed to entertain them.
- International Right to Know Day
The International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) was proclaimed on 15 October 2019 at the 74th UN General Assembly to be held on 28 September. Learn more about it at https://www.righttoknowday.net/en/.
- National Drink Beer Day
September 28th urges you to celebrate beer! But who needs too much urging? So whether you enjoy a Lager, Ale, Stout or Pilsner, here’s to you! *Clink
- National Good Neighbor Day
On September 28th you are encouraged to take the pledge to be a better neighbor and stay connected to your community. Learn more here: https://www.nationalgoodneighborday.com/
- National Strawberry Cream Pie Day
On September 28th we celebrate National Strawberry Cream Pie Day, so here’s a recipe for you to try!
- Read a Child a Book You Like Day
On September 28th we celebrate Read a Child a Book You Like Day by reading books to children. Today is the birthday of children’s author, Kate Douglas Wiggin. Wiggin, who is known for writing Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. She was born on September 28th in 1856.
- World Rabies Day
September 28 is World Rabies Day, a global health observance started in 2007 to raise awareness about rabies and bring together partners to enhance prevention and control efforts worldwide.
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September 28th Horoscope is Libra
- Date range: September 23 – October 22
- Element: Air
- Quality: Cardinal
- Color: Pink, Green
- Ruler: Venus
- Lucky Numbers: 4, 6, 13, 15, 24
- Personality Traits: Cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, stable, common sense, social but upsets easily, holds grudges, plays the victim
- Famous Libras: Neve Campbell, Kate Winslet, Jesse Eisenberg, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman, Matt Damon, Naomi Watts, Will Smith, Viggo Mortenson, Zac Efron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Clive Owen, Hillary Duff, Tim Robbins, John Krasinski, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alicia Silverstone, Susan Sarandon, Eminem, Elisabeth Shue, Naomi Watts, Mira Sorvino.
September 28th Trivia, Birthdays, News and Historical Events
- 1895 – Louis Pasteur, French chemist, microbiologist passes away.
- 1907 – Bhagat Singh, Indian activist was born in Banga, Pakistan.
- 1924 – First Flight Around the world was completed when Chicago and New Orleans (plane nicknames) touched down in Seattle.
- 1928 – Alexander Fleming notices a bacteria-killing mold growing in his laboratory, discovering what later became known as penicillin.
- 1934 – Brigitte Bardot, French actress, singer was born in Paris, France.
- 1941 – Ted Williams achieves a .406 batting average for the season, and becomes the last major league baseball player to bat .400 or better.
- 1967 – Mira Sorvino, American actress was born in New York City, NY.
- 1968 – Naomi Watts, Actress was born in Shoreham, United Kingdom.
- 1978 – Pope John Paul I, passes away.
- 1979 – Bam Margera, American skateboarder and known for his role on MTV’s Jackass, was born in West Chester, PA.
- 1980 – Carl Sagan’s 13-episode science television documentary series was broadcast on Public Broadcasting Service.
- 1987 – Hilary Duff, American actress was born in Houston, Texas.
- 1991 – Miles Davis, American trumpet player, composer, bandleader passes away.
- 2008 – Falcon 1, the first privately supported and funded spacecraft, was launched into space on its fourth attempt by SpaceX.