Historical Events For November - 28
Sunday, 20 August 2017
1919 On November - 28 britain's House of Commons ceased being the exclusive domain of men when the first woman in British history was elected to a seat in Parliament
1919 US-born Lady Astor elected first female member of British Parliament on November - 28.
1919 On November - 28 uS-born Lady Astor elected 1st female member of British Parliament
1919 Keith Miller, cricketer (one of Australia's best ever all-rounders) on November - 28.
1920 Kilmichael Ambush, Battle of the Irish War of Independence on November - 28.
1920 On November - 28 cecilia Colledge, England, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1936)
1921 Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Baha (Baha'i festival-Qawl 6, 78) on November - 28.
1922 On this day in history capt Cyril Turner (RAF) gave first skywriting exhibition (NYC). Turner spelled out "Hello USA. Call Vanderbilt 7200." 47,000 called
1922 On this day in history 6 old minsters in Greece, executed
1922 Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher on November - 28.
1923 Helen Delich Bentley, (Rep-R-MD, 1985- ) on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history pieter Jelle Troelstra leaves 2nd Chamber
1924 On November - 28 kees [Gerrit C] Otten, Dutch flutist
1925 On November - 28 famed NHL goalie Georges Vezina collapses in a game and dies of TB 4months later
1925 On this day in history 7th French govt of Briand sworn-in
1925 Aurelio de la Vega, composer on November - 28.
1927 J McHugh & D Fields' musical "Delmar's Revels," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1927 Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (New-Guinea), dies on this day in history.
1928 On November - 28 edward LeBone Molotlegi, chief of the Bafokeng
1929 On November - 28 adm Richard E Byrd makes first South Pole flight
1929 On November - 28 ernie Nevers scores all 40 pts for Chicago Cards vs Bears (NFL record)
1929 On this day in history adm Richard E Byrd makes 1st South Pole flight
1929 On November - 28 berry Gordy Jr, Detroit, record company owner (Motown)
1930 Howard Hanson's 2nd Symphony "Romantic," premieres on this day in history.
1931 Bradman scores 226, the 1st Test Cricket century at Gabba, v S Afr on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history dervla Murphy, travel author (Full Tilt, In Ethiopia with a Mule)
1932 France & USSR signs not-attack treaty on this day in history.
1934 On November - 28 churchill tells Premier Baldwin not to under estimate German air power
1938 On November - 28 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB)
1939 Nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat on November - 28.
1939 James A Naismith, creator of basketball, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1940 Cleveringa arrested by nazis on November - 28.
1940 On November - 28 nicolae Iorga, author/president of Romania, murdered by fascist
1941 On November - 28 german troops vacate Rostov