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 - David Soul
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By ABC Television [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

1943: Actor and singer David Soul, best known for the 1970s cop thriller TV series "Starsky and Hutch" (seen here at left with co-star Paul Michael Glazer), is born David Richard Solberg in Chicago, Illinois. He's also known for the 1976 hit song "Don't Give Up on Us," which reached No. 1 in the United States and the UK, and the 1977 song "Silver Lady," which also topped the charts in the UK.

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