On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Debbie Reynolds, American actress (Kathy Selden-Singin' in the Rain, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies of a stroke at 84 one day after her daughter Carrie Fisher also passed away
  • Gregorio Alvarez, Uruguayan Dictator, President of Uruguay (1981-85), dies in prison at 91