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 - 1968 DNC
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1968: Rioting takes place between demonstrators and the Chicago Police Department, who were assisted by the Illinois National Guard, during the Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

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