History November 28th

Discussion in 'History' started by JcMinJapan, Nov 29, 2004.

  1. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    0587 - Treaty of Andelot: King Guntram takes cousin Childebert II as heir

    1443 - George Kastriotis [Skanderberg] proclaims Albania principality

    1520 - Ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean

    1582 - Playwright and poet William Shakespeare weds Anne Hathaway

    1660 - London Royal Society forms

    1821 - Panama declares independence from Spain

    1833 - Charles Darwin rides through Las Pietras, returning to Montevideo

    1912 - Albania declares it's Indepenence from Turkey

    1921 - Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Bah (Bah 'ยก festival-Qawl 6, 78)

    1929 - Adm Richard E Byrd makes 1st South Pole flight

    1948 - 1st Polaroid camera sold

    1958 - Chad becomes an autonomous republic within French community

    1964 - Mariner 4 launched; 1st probe to fly by Mars

    1966 - Dominican Republic adopts constitution

    1967 - The 1st pulsating radio source (pulsar) detected

    1997 - Final episode of "Beavis and Butt-head," on MTV
     
  2. pineappleupsidedown

    pineappleupsidedown Premium Member

    1757 William Blake (poet, artist) is born

    1950 Ed Harris (actor) is born

    1967 Anna Nicole Smith (model, actress) is born