On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 2016

Historical Events

  • "Hamilton" sets new record for most money earned in a week on Broadway - $3.3 million
  • Plane carrying Brazilian Chapecoense football team crashes near Medellin, Colombia killing 71 players and journalists

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Zavod, Australian classical and jazz pianist and composer, dies of brain cancer at 71
  • Grant Tinker, American TV executive (Chairman of NBC), dies at 90
  • Mark Taimanov, Russian pianist, dies at 90
  • Van Williams, American actor (Green Hornet, Tycoon), dies at 82
  • William A. Christenberry, American photographer and artist, dies at 80
2016 Highlights

About November 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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