On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

30th hat trick in Islander history (Mike Bossy)

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Coyne, Australian footballer (Bayswater City SC), born in Brisbane, Australia

Person of interestJohn Legend

John Legend [John Stephens], American musician, producer, songwriter and actor (La La Land, Django Unchained), born in Springfield, Ohio

Singer-Songwriter John Legend
John Legend

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Winston, US jeweler for the "rich & famous", dies at 82