What Happened on December 28, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dallas Cowboy kicker Mike Clark, attempting an on-side kick against Cleveland, missed the ball

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Neil Simon's "Last of the Red Hot Lovers" premieres in NYC

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • James Trapp, NFL cornerback (Oakland Raiders)
  • Linus Torvalds, Finnish computer programmer

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Oscar, actor (Saint in London), dies at 78