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Events which occurred on 28 August.
- 1968 - Billy Boyd, who would play Peregrin Took in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings, is born.
- 1973 - J.R.R. Tolkien takes a holiday to visit friends in Bournemouth. He would die there 5 days later.
- 1987 - John Huston, the voice of Gandalf in Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit and The Return of the King, dies.