On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1895

Historical Events

1st Car Race in America

America's 1st auto race organised by the "Chicago Times-Herald" - Chicago to Evanston and back; 6 cars, 55 miles, Frank Duryea wins averaging 7 MPH

Famous Birthdays

  • José Iturbi, Spanish pianist and conductor, born in Valencia, Spain (d. 1980)
1895 Highlights

About November 28, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius