What Happened on December 28, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Hashish now falls under the Dutch Opium Law (Opiumwet)

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Agbayani, American baseball player, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Frank Sepe, US bodybuilder, born in Rosedale, New York
  • Melvin Nieves, Puerto Rican professional baseball outfielder (Detroit Tigers), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Steve Morrison, US NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • William Gates, American basketball player, born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Maximilian Raoul Walter Steiner, composer, dies at 83