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 This day in History - November 28
392 Historic Events for November 28
1944

Hal Newhouser is named AL MVP

Event
1944

Joop Brouwer de Koning, youngest Dutch radio operator, executed at 25

Death
1944

Bijnen, Dutch opposition leader (LKP), shot to death in Apeldoorn

Death
1945

Dwight Davis, donator of tennis' Davis cup, dies

Death
1945

Aust Services draw second Victory Test Cricket v India at Calcutta

Event
1946

Susan Spencer, NY, correspondent (48 Hours) [1946 approx]

Birth
1946

Joe Dante, director (Matinee, Twilight Zone, Police Squad, Gremlins)

Birth
1946

Landverrader Anton Mussert to death sentenced

Event
1946

French govt of Bidault, resigns

Event
1947

Jacques-Philippe Leclerc, WW II hero (liberator of Paris), dies at 44

Death
1948

"Hopalong Cassidy" premieres on TV

Event
1948

1st Polaroid camera sold

Event
1948

Agnieszka Holland, Warsaw Poland, actress/director (Europa Europa)

Birth
1948

Beeb Birtles, [Gerard Birtlekamp], rock guitarist (Little River Band)

Birth
1949

Alexander Godunov, Russia, composer/dancer (Bolshoi) defected 1979

Birth
1949

Hugh McKenna, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)

Birth
1949

Paul Shaffer, Thunder Bay Ont, orch leader (SNL, David Letterman)

Birth
1949

Victor Ostrovsky, Canadian/Israel, Mossad agent (By Way of Deception)

Birth
1949

"Texas, Li'l Darlin'" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 293 perfs

Event
1950

Walter O'Malley fires Burt Shotton as Dodgers manager

Event
1950

Ed Harris, Tenafly NJ, actor (Right Stuff, Swing Shift, Walker, Coma)

Birth
1951

John Van Druten's "I am a Camera," premieres in NYC

Event
1951

Military coup under Col Adib el-Shishakli in Syria

Event
1952

Jeff Fahey, actor (Darkman III, Crossover, Serpent's Lair)

Birth
1952

S Epatha Merkerson, Saginaw MI, actress (Jacob's Ladder, Terminator 2)

Birth