Woodrow's War, DNC-Chicago Riots, Gorbachev Out

On this day: August 28
Germany declares war on Romania, Italy declares war on Germany (1916)

France and Soviet Union sign a treaty of non-aggression (1931)

The Philadelphia Race Riot begins (1964)

Riots in Chicago, Illinois during the Democratic National Convention (1968)

Iraq declares Kuwait to be its newest province (1990)

Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as General Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party (1991)

b: Viktor Khristenko (1957); d: Jean Marchand (1988)

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