September 28th (1889) was a Saturday. It's the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 95 days left to the end of the year.
Historical Events for 28th September, 1889
» The first General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) defines the length of a meter as the distance between two lines on a standard bar of an alloy of platinum with ten percent iridium, measured at the melting point of ice.
Famous Birthdays on September 28 in 1889
» Jack Fournier, American baseball player and coach (d. 1973)
September 28th Holidays in History
» Christian Feast Day:
» Aaron of Auxerre
» Faustus of Riez
» Lorenzo Ruiz
» Paternus of Auch
» Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia called Wenceslas
» Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton and Margery Kempe (Episcopal Church (USA))
» September 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
» International Right to Know Day
» Public holidays in the Czech Republic named Czech Statehood Day (Czech Republic)
» Child pornography known as National Day of Awareness and Unity against Child Pornography (Philippines)
» World Heart Federation known as World Heart Day (World Heart Federation)
» World Rabies Day (International observance called International)