On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1955

Historical Events

  • 1956 NFL Draft: Gary Glick from University of Colorado A&M first pick by Pittsburgh Steelers
  • KMVI (now WMAU) TV channel 12 in Wailuku, HI (IND) begins broadcasting
  • KTHV TV channel 11 in Little Rock, AR (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Adem Jashari, Albanian freedom fighter
  • Alessandro Altobelli, Italian soccer striker (61 caps; Internazionale 317 games), born in Sonnino, Italy
  • Jeffrey Byron, American actor
1955 Highlights

About November 28, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius