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)

Jon 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, American drummer (Soundgarden; Pearl Jam), born in San Diego, California
  • Paul Dinello, American comedian and actor

Famous Weddings

Yoko Ono

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

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Deaths

Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Queen of the Netherlands (1890-1948), dies at 82

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
1962 Highlights

About November 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius