On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1986

Historical Events

  • 75th Davis Cup: Australia beats Sweden in Melbourne (3-2), helped by Pat Davis ranked 412th in the world

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Huddlestone, English footballer, born in Nottingham, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • John D. MacDonald, American novelist (Deep Blue Goodbye), dies at 70
1986 Highlights

About December 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn