Historical Events For November - 28
Wednesday, 07 December 2016
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 On November - 28 uS-born Lady Astor elected first female member of British Parliament
1919 US-born Lady Astor elected 1st female member of British Parliament on this day in history.
1919 Keith Miller, cricketer (one of Australia's best ever all-rounders) on this day in history.
1920 On November - 28 kilmichael Ambush, Battle of the Irish War of Independence.
1920 Cecilia Colledge, England, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1936) on November - 28.
1921 Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Baha (Baha'i festival-Qawl 6, 78) on this day in history.
1922 Capt Cyril Turner (RAF) gave first skywriting exhibition (NYC). Turner spelled out "Hello USA. Call Vanderbilt 7200." 47,000 called on November - 28.
1922 On November - 28 6 old minsters in Greece, executed
1922 Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher on this day in history.
1923 Helen Delich Bentley, (Rep-R-MD, 1985- ) on November - 28.
1924 Pieter Jelle Troelstra leaves 2nd Chamber on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history kees [Gerrit C] Otten, Dutch flutist
1925 Famed NHL goalie Georges Vezina collapses in a game and dies of TB 4months later on November - 28.
1925 On November - 28 7th French govt of Briand sworn-in
1925 On November - 28 aurelio de la Vega, composer
1927 J McHugh & D Fields' musical "Delmar's Revels," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1927 On November - 28 arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (New-Guinea), dies
1928 Edward LeBone Molotlegi, chief of the Bafokeng on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history adm Richard E Byrd makes first South Pole flight
1929 On this day in history ernie Nevers scores all 40 pts for Chicago Cards vs Bears (NFL record)
1929 Adm Richard E Byrd makes 1st South Pole flight on November - 28.
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 On November - 28 bradman scores 226, the 1st Test Cricket century at Gabba, v S Afr
1931 On November - 28 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 this day in history 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB)
1939 Nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat on this day in history.
1939 James A Naismith, creator of basketball, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1940 On November - 28 cleveringa arrested by nazis
1940 Nicolae Iorga, author/president of Romania, murdered by fascist on this day in history.
1941 On November - 28 german troops vacate Rostov