August 28 is the 240th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Ferdinand II was elected Holy Roman Emperor, the first issue of Scientific American magazine was published, and Toyota Motors became an independent company. Famous birthdays include Jack Black, Shania Twain, and Armie Hammer. August 28 also marks National Red Wine Day.
We have 10 holidays listed for August 28.
National Red Wine Day
Throw out all those stuffy drinking rules and drink this nectar from the gods.
Crackers Over The Keyboard Day
Get ‘cracking’ to indulge in this rather unusual but fun food holiday.
Emirati Womens Day
Today we honor the ladies of the United Arab Emirates. Happy Women's Day to them.
National Bow Tie Day
The one and only holiday dedicated to everyone’s favorite underrated accessory.
National Cherry Turnover Day
Celebrate this day by devouring some of this delicious French puff pastry dessert.
National Power Rangers Day
Suit up! Everybody gets to be a Ranger on National Power Rangers Day.
Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day
Get your mouse ready, and race your cursor around your system's icon really fast today.