What Happened on August 28, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 27th Venice Film Festival: "The Battle of Algiers" directed by Gillo Pontecorvo wins Golden Lion
  • Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Glass City Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Fehily, rocker (Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go)
  • Priya Dutt, Indian social worker and politician
  • Teresa Zarzeczny Bell, Washington Crossing NJ, rower (Oly-silver-1996)