What Happened on November 28, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st radio pulsars detected by British postgraduate Jocelyn Bell Burnell and her supervisor Antony Hewish at Cambridge University
  • 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Nicole Smith [Vickie Hogan], American model, Playboy playmate (May 1992, Playmate of the Year 1993), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2007)
  • José del Solar, Peruvian footballer
  • Stephnie Weir, American comedian

Famous Deaths

  • Léon M'ba, Gabonese politician and 1st president of Gabon (1961-67), dies at 65