On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Gracie Cole, British jazz trumpeter (Ivy Benson's All-Girl Band), and bandleader, dies of complications from Alzheimer's disease at 82
  • Jamal Karimi-Rad, Iranian Minister of Justice (b. 1956)
  • Komei Abe, Japanese composer, dies at 95
2006 Highlights

About December 28, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn