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 This day in History - November 28
392 Historic Events for November 28
1820

Friedrich Engels, Germany, social philosopher; Marx's collaborator

Birth
1821

Nikolai Nekrasov, Russ, poet/journalist (Who Can be Happy in Russia?)

Birth
1821

Panama declares independence from Spain

Event
1827

Dov Baer Schneersohn, Lubavitch leader/author (Imirei Binah), dies

Death
1829

Anton Rubinstein, Vykhvatinetz Podolia, composer (Omitri Doskoy) [NS]

Birth
1833

Charles Darwin rides through Las Pietras, returning to Montevideo

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1837

John Wesley Hyatt, inventor (celluloid)

Birth
1841

E M Grace, cricketer (brother of W G)

Birth
1843

Manuel Gregorio Tavarez, composer

Birth
1847

Bologna: church San Francisco dei Minori Conventuali initiated with premier of Rossini's Tantum ergo

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1849

Albert J-BJ Th˜s, Belgian colonial pioneer (Congo)

Birth
1853

Olympia forms as capital of Washington Territory

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1854

Dutch army stops Chinese uprising in Borneo

Event
1854

Gottlieb J Haberlandt, Hungarians/German botanist

Birth
1856

Alexandr Dmitriyevich Kastal'sky, composer

Birth
1857

Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85)

Birth
1859

Washington Irving, US author (Geoffrey Crayon, gent), dies

Death
1860

Heinrich FL Rellstab, German music theorist, dies

Death
1861

Robert Fuhrer, composer, dies at 54

Death
1861

Confederate congress officially admits Missouri to Confederate Army

Event
1862

Battle of Hooly Spring, MS

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1862

Battle at Cane Hill, Arkansas (475 casualties)

Event
1864

3rd day of Battles at Waynesboro/Jones's Plantation, Georgia

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1864

Battle of New Creek, WV (Rosser's Raid, Ft Kelly)

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1864

Carel A Lion Cachet, lithographer/wood carver

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