On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1975

Historical Events

  • "As the World Turns" and "The Edge of Night", the final two American soap operas that had resisted going to pre-taped broadcasts, air their last live episodes.

Sports History

Bobby Orr plays his last game for the Boston Bruins

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Coach and Commentator Don Cherry
Ice Hockey Coach and Commentator
Don Cherry
  • Democratic Republic of East-Timor proclaimed
  • Test Cricket debut of Michael Anthony Holding, WI v Australia Brisbane
  • Wings release "Venus & Mars/Rock Show" medley

Famous Birthdays

  • Eka Kurniawan, Indonesian writer
  • Satyr [Sigurd Wongraven], Norwegian heavy metal musician (Satyricon)
1975 Highlights

About November 28, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius