On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Block, Russian poet (Dvenatsat), born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1921)
  • Marinus van Meel, Dutch aviator and aircraft manufacturer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1958)

Famous Deaths

  • Aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos, Portuguese Roman Catholic Archbishop of Goa, dies at 43
1880 Highlights

About November 28, 1880

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius