On this day: December 28

Published: Dec 27 2012 01:36:31 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 28 2014 02:00:00 AM EST

An audience goes to the cinema for the first time, streetcars come to San Francisco, The Beatles' "White Album" goes to No. 1, and the first American test-tube baby is born, all on this day.

OTD December 28 - Detroit Lions
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2008: The Detroit Lions complete an 0-16 season, the NFL's worst ever, with a 31-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers.

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