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 This day in History - November 28
392 Historic Events for November 28
1915

Luigi Capuana, Sicilian author/critic (C'era una Volta), dies at 76

Death
1915

Pamela Harrison, composer

Birth
1916

Guy Lap‚bie, France, 100K cyclist (Olympic-silver-1936)

Birth
1916

1st (German) air attack on London

Event
1916

Lilian Baels, English 2nd wife of Belgian king Leopold III

Birth
1916

Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902), dies at 59

Death
1917

Kees Schilperoort, Dutch radio/TV host

Birth
1917

Sigmund Rombergs revue "Over the Top," premieres in NYC

Event
1918

Emperor Wilhelm of Prussia and Germany, abdicates

Event
1918

Alexis Contant, composer, dies at 60

Death
1919

US-born Lady Astor elected 1st female member of British Parliament

Event
1919

Keith Miller, cricketer (one of Australia's best ever all-rounders)

Birth
1920

Cecilia Colledge, England, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1936)

Birth
1921

Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Bah  (Bah '¡ festival-Qawl 6, 78)

Event
1922

Capt Cyril Turner (RAF) gives 1st skywriting exhibition (NYC) Turner spelled out "Hello USA. Call Vanderbilt 7200." 47,000 called

Event
1922

Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher

Birth
1922

6 old minsters in Greece, executed

Event
1923

Helen Delich Bentley, (Rep-R-MD, 1985- )

Birth
1923

Ted Stevens, (Sen-R-AK, 1968- )

Birth
1923

Phyllis Jenkins, literary and theatrical agent community activist

Birth
1924

Kees [Gerrit C] Otten, Dutch flutist

Birth
1924

Pieter Jelle Troelstra leaves 2nd Chamber

Event
1925

Virginia Hewitt, Shreveport La, actress (Carol-Space Patrol)

Birth
1925

7th French govt of Briand sworn-in

Event
1925

Aurelio de la Vega, composer

Birth