What Happened on December 28, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 8 are crushed to death at a RAP basketball game at City College, NYC
  • Blockbuster Bowl 2: Alabama beats Colorado, 30-25
  • Irene the Icon of Greek Orthodox church returns after being stolen
  • Ninibeth Beatriz Leal Jiminez, 20, of Venez, crowned 41st Miss World
  • Ted Turner is named Time Magazine Man of Year

Famous Deaths

  • Cassandra Harris, actress (For Your Eyes Only), dies of cancer at 39
  • Jacques Aubuchon, actor (Hoax, Thunder Road), dies of heart failure