1520: – Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan began crossing the Pacific Ocean.
1660: – Royal Society was formed in London.
1757: – Britain condemned convention of Kloster-Zeven.
1775: – Second Continental Congress formally established US Navy.
1813: – Cossacks occupied Utrecht.
1821: – Panama declared Independence from Spain.
1853: – Olympia was formed as capital of Washington Territory.
1854: – Dutch Army stopped Chinese uprising in Borneo.
1861: – Confederate congress officially admitted Missouri to Confederacy.
1905: – Arthur Griffith formed the political party Sinn Fein in Dublin, Ireland.
1912: – Ismail Qemali declared Albania independent from Turkey in Vlore.
1916: – First German air attack took place on London.
1918: – Kaiser Wilhelm II of Prussia and Germany abdicated.
1919: – US born Lady Astor was elected as first female member of British House of Commons.
1922: – Six ex-ministers were executed in Greece.
1929: – Richard E. Byrd made his first South Pole flight.
1941: – German troops vacated Rostov.
1958: – Chad became an autonomous republic within French Community.
1964: – Mariner 4 was launched. It was the first probe to fly by Mars.
2011: – Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah resigned from his position as Prime Minister of Kuwait.
Days on November 28: –
- National French Toast Day
- Republic Day (Chad, Burundi)
- Navy Day (Iran)