On This Day: November 28th
This is 332nd day of the year and 33 days remain in the year.
Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan passed through the strait which bears his name to the Pacific ocean.
American-born Lady Astor became the first woman to take a seat on the British Parliament.
Almost 500 people died in the Coconut Grove nightclub fire in Boston.
The U.S. spacecraft Mariner 4 launched—on its way to the first successful mission to Mars.
November 28 BirthdaysWilliam Blake1757–1827, English Poet, Artist, born in London.
Randy Newmansinger, composer
Jon StewartTV personality
Berry Gordy, Jr.record company founder and executive
John Wesley Hyattinventor
Anton Rubinsteinpianist, composer