What Happened on August 28, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st NFL preseason sudden death football, Rams beats Giants 23-17
  • Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Heart of America Golf Tournament

Famous Deaths

Person of interestEmmett Till

Emmett Till, kidnapped & lynched at 14, in Money, Mississippi

Murder Victim Emmett Till
Murder Victim
Emmett Till