On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1899

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Mud River (Boer general Cronj√© beats British gen Methuen)

Famous Deaths

  • Adrian the la Rey, son of South African general, dies in battle at 19
  • Robert Brank Vance, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from North Carolina (1873-85), dies at 71