On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" 1st of the Hobbit film series, directed by Peter Jackson, starring Martin Freeman and Ian McKellen, premieres in Wellington, New Zealand

Film Director Peter Jackson
Film Director
Peter Jackson
Actor Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen
  • 54 people are killed and 120 are injured by two car bombs in Damascus, Syria

Famous Deaths

  • Franco Ventriglia, American opera singer, dies at 90