On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1984

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Over 250 years after their deaths, William Penn and his wife Hannah Callowhill Penn are made Honorary Citizens of the United States

English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania William Penn
English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania
William Penn

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Bogut, Australian basketball player
  • Joross Gamboa, Filipino actor
  • Marc-Andre Fleury, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead, American actress
  • Trey Songz [Tremaine Neverson], American singer, rapper and songwriter (Passion, Pain & Pleasure), born in Petersburg, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Speidel, German general and NATO-supreme commander (1957-64), dies at 87
1984 Highlights

About November 28, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius