What Happened on November 28, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Australasian Championships Men's Tennis, Melbourne: All-Australian final; Arthur O'Hara Wood beats Gerald Patterson 6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
  • World War I: Following a war-induced closure in July, the New York Stock Exchange re-opens for bond trading.

Famous Birthdays

  • Gertrude Jeannette, African American taxi driver, playwright and film and stage actress (Shaft, Cotton Comes to Harlem), born in Urbana, Arkansas (d. 2018)