On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1866

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Lilley, English cricket wicket-keeper (35 Tests from 1896 to 1909), born in Holloway Head, Warwickshire, England (d. 1929)

Person of interestHenry Bacon

Henry Bacon, American architect (Lincoln Memorial), born in Watseka, Illinois (d. 1924)

Architect Henry Bacon
Henry Bacon
  • Johan Bakker Sr, Dutch actor and husband of Truus Soete, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1928)
1866 Highlights

About November 28, 1866

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius