Historical Events on September 28th, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Doctor Kildare" debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Hazel" starring Shirley Booth debuts on NBC-TV
  • "Purlie Victorious", a farce by Ossie Davis, opens on Broadway
  • Syria withdraws from United Arab Republic
  • USN Comdr Forrest S Petersen takes X-15 to 30,720 m
  • Walt Disney's movie "Grey Friars Bobby" premieres