On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Crusher beats Verne Gagne in St Paul, to become NWA champ
  • The Beatles "She Loves You" unusually, returns to #1 in UK record chart and reaches 1 million copies sold
  • WHNT TV channel 19 in Huntsville, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Armando Iannucci, comedian and radio producer, born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Johnny Newman, NBA guard/forward (Denver Nuggets, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • Walt Weiss, Tuxedo NY, shortstop (Oakland A's, Colorado Rockies)

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Uttal, TV host (QED), dies at 55
  • Karyn Kupcinet, American actress (Carol-Gertrude Berg Show), murdered at 23