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 This day in History - November 28
392 Historic Events for November 28
1710

Battle at Brihuega: English General Stanhope captured

Event
1745

-29] French troops attack indians of Saratoga, NY

Event
1757

William Blake, English poet/painter (Songs of Innocence and Experience)

Birth
1757

England condemns ceasefire of Kloster-Seven

Event
1763

Matthaus Fischer, composer

Birth
1770

F Louise W, daughter of viceroy Willem V and Wilhelmina of Prussia

Birth
1775

2nd Continental Congress formally establishes US Navy

Event
1776

Washington and his troops cross Delaware River

Event
1777

Georg A Kestner, German art collector/diplomat

Birth
1784

Ferdinand Reis, composer

Birth
1785

William Whipple, merchant/judge/signer (Decl of Independ), dies at 55

Death
1785

Achille-Charles, duc de Broglie, French PM (1835-36)

Birth
1788

Charles C of Nassau-Weilburg, governor of Maastricht, dies at about 53

Death
1792

Victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education

Birth
1793

Carl Jonas Love Almquist, Swedish composer (T”rnrosens Buck)

Birth
1794

Friedrich WLGA von Steuben, Prussian/US inspector-general of Washingtons army, dies at 64

Death
1795

US pays $800,000 and a frigate as tribute to Algiers and Tunis

Event
1795

Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer

Birth
1805

John Stephens, US archaeologist; founded study of Central America

Birth
1810

William Froude, England, engineer/naval architect

Birth
1811

Maximilian II Jozef, king of Bayern (1848-64)

Birth
1812

Ludwig Mathias Lindeman, composer

Birth
1813

Kosacks occupy Utrecht

Event
1815

Johann Peter Salomon, composer, dies at 70

Death
1820

Lawrence O'Bryan Branch, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862

Birth