On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1954

Historical Events

  • 1st pro football game in The Netherlands
  • KCKT (now KSNC) TV channel 2 in Great Bend, KS (NBC) 1st broadcast

Famous Deaths


Person of interestEnrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi, Italian-American nuclear physicist (Nobel 1938), dies of stomach cancer at 53

Father of the Atomic Bomb Enrico Fermi
Father of the Atomic Bomb
Enrico Fermi

1954 Highlights

About November 28, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius