What Happened on November 28, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Merrily We Roll Along" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 46th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 28-17 in Birmingham
  • Bear Bryant wins his 315th game to out distance Almos Alonzo Stagg, becomes college football's winningest coach

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

New Zealand general election won by ruling National party and Prime Minister Robert Muldoon

New Zealand Prime Minister Robert Muldoon
New Zealand Prime Minister
Robert Muldoon

Famous Birthdays

  • Sharon Needles [Aaron Coady], American drag queen, recording artist and TV performer (RuPaul's Drag Race season 4 winner), born in Newton, Iowa