November 28, 2014
Today is 332nd day of the year
34 days remain until the new year

Births Today

  • 1628 - "John Bunyan, Author of 'The Pilgrims Progress'"
  • 1757 - "William Blake, Mystical English poet"
  • 1904 - "Nancy Mitford, English novelist"
  • 1919 - "Keith Miller, Australian cricketer"
  • 1932 - "Terence Frisby, Playwright & actor; 'There's A Girl In My Soup'"
  • 1940 - "Clem Curtis, Of the group 'The Foundations'"
  • 1943 - "Randy Newman, Songwriter and pianist"
  • 1944 - "R.B Greaves, 'Soul' singer"
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events today

  • 1859 - "Washington Irving, the American author of 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' & 'Rip Van Winkle', died"
  • 1905 - "In Dublin, the Irish political party Sinn Fein was founded by Arthur Griffith"
  • 1919 - Nancy Astor became Britain's first woman MP when she was elected at Plymouth
  • 1962 - Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands died
  • 1965 - "'The Seekers', had a number one hit with 'The Carnival Is Over'"
  • 1968 - "Enid Blyton, the childrens writer and creator of 'Noddy', died"
  • 1990 - Margaret Thatcher made her last speech outside 10 Downing St.
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