On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1966

Historical Events

  • 13 die in a train crash in Everett, Massachusetts

Davis Cup

55th Davis Cup, Melbourne: Australian Roy Emerson beats Ramanathan Krishnan of India 6-0, 6-2, 10-8 for an unassailable 3-1 lead; ends 4-1

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Wolf, US NFL player (Arizona Cardinals), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
1966 Highlights

About December 28, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn