A collision between KLM and Pan Am Boeing 747s at Tenerife, Canary Islands, kills 583 people. This becomes the deadliest accident in aviation history.
Japan time March 28 is the 1000th anniversary of the foundation of the "Ghaznavid Empire".
The day is the 20th birthday of "Osama bin Laden", leader of "al-Qaeda".
Combat ends in Europe in the World War II. German forces surrender the day before.
Riots are caused by the approval of the four Danish exceptions in the Maastricht Treaty referendum in Norrebro, Copenhagen. Police open fire against civilians for the first time since World War II and injure 11 demonstrators. In total 113 bullets are fired.