On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • KOB-AM in Albuquerque NM changes call letters to KKOB
  • KOB-TV in Albuquerque NM's final transmission

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The centennial of the Statue of Liberty's dedication is celebrated in New York Harbor
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The Statue of Liberty, New York
The Statue of Liberty, New York

Famous Deaths

  • John Braine, English novelist (Life at the Top), dies at 64
  • Marga KlompĂ©, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74