On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1961

Historical Events

  • General Meeting of UN debates New Guinea
  • Martin Walser's "Der Abstecher" premieres in Munich

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAlfonso Cuarón

Alfonso Cuarón, Mexican film director (Gravity), born in Mexico City

Film Director Alfonso Cuarón
Film Director
Alfonso Cuarón
  • Jane Sibbett, actress (Teddy Z, Heddy Newman-Herman's Head)
  • Martin Clunes, British actor
  • Patty Zomer, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots - "Windsurfing"), born in Haarlem, The Netherlands
1961 Highlights

About November 28, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius