What Happened on December 28, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 43rd Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Sydney (3-2)
  • KEPR TV channel 19 in Pasco-Kennewick-Richl, WA (CBS) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDenzel Washington

Denzel Washington, American actor (Dr Chandler-St Elsewhere), born in Mount Vernon, New York

  • Rosie Vela, American model and singer-songwriter (Zazu, Fool's Paradise), born in Galveston, Texas
  • Tony Rosato, Canadian comedian (SCTV, Saturday Night Live), born in Naples, Italy (d. 2017)