What Happened on December 28, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 100,000 attend Miami Pop Festival
  • 57th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Adelaide (4-1)
  • Beatles' "White Album" goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks
  • Israeli assault on Beirut Airport
  • KVOF (KUDO, now KWBB) TV channel 38 in San Francisco, California (IND) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrick Brownlow, US NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Jozef Dano, Slovak ice hockey player (Team Slovakia 1998), born in Nitra, Slovakia
  • Kurt Schulz, US NFL player (Buffalo Bills), born in Wenatchee, Washington