On this day: August 28

Published On: Aug 27 2012 05:07:14 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2016 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 - Adam Goldstein
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2009: Drummer, DJ and music producer Adam Goldstein, better known as DJ AM, dies from an accidental drug overdose at age 36 in New York City. Goldstein was a member of the rock band Crazy Town, worked on albums for Papa Roach, Will Smith and other artists, and appeared on several television series.

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