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On this day: August 28

Published On: Aug 27 2012 05:07:14 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Pepsi and UPS are born, Emmett Till is murdered, Martin Luther King Jr. shares his dream, and Prince Charles and Princess Diana divorce, all on this day.

OTD August 28 - Goethe
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1749: Writer and scientist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, best known for his tragic play "Faust," is born in what is now Frankfurt, Germany.

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