What Happened on November 28, 1967

Historical Events

Radio Premiere

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 (1967-2007)

American model, Playboy playmate (May 1992, Playmate of the Year 1993) and tabloid fixture, born in Houston, Texas

  • José del Solar, Peruvian footballer
  • Stephnie Weir, American comedian
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

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

About November 28, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Daydream Believer - The Monkees
  • UK #1 Song: Let The Heartaches Begin - Long John Baldry