On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1962

Historical Events

  • Telegraph between Netherlands & Indonesia restored

Famous Birthdays

  • Davey Boy Smith, English professional wrestler (WWF Intercontinental Championship; British Bulldogs), born in Golborne, Lancashire (d. 2002)

Person of interestJon Stewart

Jon Stewart [Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz], American Comedian (The Daily Show), born in NYC, New York

Comedian and TV Host Jon Stewart
Comedian and TV Host
Jon Stewart
  • Karen Marsden, field hockey goalie (Olympics 1996), born in Perth, Australia
  • Matt Cameron, musician (Soundgarden)
  • Paul Dinello, American comedian and actor

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Artist and peace activist Yoko Ono (30) weds film producer Anthony Cox

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Deaths

1962 Highlights

About November 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius