On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Car1st 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
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The winning vehicle, a Duryea Motor Wagon Company vehicle driven by Frank Duryea
The winning vehicle, a Duryea Motor Wagon Company vehicle driven by Frank Duryea

Famous Birthdays

  • José Iturbi, Spanish pianist (d. 1980)