Events, Births, Deaths occured on August 28

Historical Events

2011 - Anna Hazare breaks 12-day-old fast declaring that poll reforms will be top of his agenda next so that corruption can come down.

Famous Births

1896 - Raghupati Sahay (pen name Firaq Gorakhpuri) was born. He was a writer, critic, and Urdu poet. He received Padma Bhushan Award, Jnanpith Award and Sahitya Akademi Fellowship.

Famous Deaths

1667 - Jaisingh died at Burhanpur.

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