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 This day in History - November 29
341 Historic Events for November 29
1860

Hans Haym, composer

Birth
1862

Friedrich Klose, composer

Birth
1863

S˜fert H Koorders, Dutch botanist (Java)

Birth
1863

Spyridon Filiskos Samaras, composer

Birth
1863

Battle of Ft Sanders, TN (Ft Loudon), 8-900 casualities

Event
1864

4th and last day of skirmishes at Waynesboro, Georgia

Event
1864

Battle of Spring Hill, TN (Thomason's Station)

Event
1864

Colorado militia kills 150 peaceful Cheyenne Indians

Event
1864

One-Eye, Cheyenne-chief, dies

Death
1865

Herman van Sonsbeeck, Dutch lawyer/statesman, dies at 69

Death
1866

Waldemar von Baussnern, composer

Birth
1870

Harry Graham, cricketer (107 on Test debut Aust v Eng 1893)

Birth
1870

Andr‚ Lichtenberger, French sociologist/writer (Le petit roi)

Birth
1870

Compulsory education proclaimed in England

Event
1872

Cornelius Kreighoff, Canadian, dies

Death
1872

Anna Bahr-von Mildenburg, Austrian soprano/director

Birth
1872

Horace Greeley, US founder/publisher (NY Tribune), dies at 61

Death
1872

Giovanni Tadolini, composer, dies at 83

Death
1874

Ant¢nio Egas Moniz, Portugal, lobotomist (Nobel 1949)

Birth
1877

Thomas Edison demonstrates hand-cranked phonograph

Event
1887

US receives rights to Pearl Harbor, on Oahu, Hawaii

Event
1890

1st Army-Navy football game, Score: Navy 24, Army 0 at West Point

Event
1891

Richard Frank Donovan, composer

Birth
1891

Julius Raab, Austrian union chancellor (1953-61)

Birth
1894

Yakima Canutt, [Enos Edward], Colfax WA, actor/dir (Texas Terror)

Birth