On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Muhammad Ali refuses induction into army & stripped of boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

AgreementAgreement of Interest

The Douglas Aircraft Company behind schedule with deliveries of the DC-8 and DC-9 and close to bankruptcy agrees to merge with the McDonnell Aircraft Corporation to form McDonnell Douglas

Aviation Pioneer Donald Wills Douglas
Aviation Pioneer
Donald Wills Douglas

Famous Birthdays

  • Pete Stoyanovich, NFL kicker (Miami Dolphins, KC Chiefs)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Media proprietor Rupert Murdoch (36) weds journalist Anna Torv (22)

Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch
Media Mogul
Rupert Murdoch