On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 2005

Historical Events

Football Awards

Ballon d'Or: FC Barcelona's Brazilian midfielder Ronaldinho is named best football player in Europe ahead of Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard and Liverpool's Steven Gerrard

Famous Deaths

  • (Daniel) Tony Meehan, British rock drummer (Vipers; Drifters: Shadows), dies from head injury after a fall at his home, at 62
  • Marc Lawrence [Max Goldsmith], American character actor (Man With Golden Gun), dies of natural causes at 95
2005 Highlights

About November 28, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 16 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius