What Happened on October 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • KOB-AM in Albuquerque NM changes call letters to KKOB
  • KOB-TV in Albuquerque NM's final transmission
  • The centennial of the Statue of Liberty's dedication is celebrated in New York Harbor.

Famous Deaths

  • John Braine, British novelist (b. 1922)
  • Margaretha "Marga" Klompe, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74