September 28th is the 271st day of the Gregorian calendar. The Brazilian Parliament passed a law emancipating government-owned slaves and their children; Alexander Fleming first noticed a mold-killing bacteria as a precursor to penicillin. The Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami killed 2100 people. Famous birthdays include Confucius, Hillary Duff and Naomi Watts. Today is National Neighbor Day.
We have 10 holidays listed for September 28.
National Drink Beer Day
We raise a toast to the oldest and most venerable of all beverages.
Fish Tank Floorshow Night
Get ready to be entertained by the fish in the spotlight tonight.
International Right To Know Day
It’s important to know because knowledge is power. Today, we celebrate our right to that power.
Ask a Stupid Question Day
There really is no such thing as a dumb question.
National Good Neighbor Day
Are you a good neighbor? How do you show it?
National Neighbor Day
As Mister Rogers would say, “Please won’t you be…my neighbor?”
National Voter Registration Day
National Voter Registration Day brings Americans together over our mutual love of democracy.
Shemini Atzeret is the postscript to the seven days of Sukkot.
St. Wenceslas Day — Statehood Day
Celebrated for the last two decades, this day honors the patron saint of the Czech Republic.
World Rabies Day
More than 99 percent of human cases coming from dog bites.