The Battle of Cane Hill

on November 28, 2012 in History in November

November 28

Events

  • 1821 – Panama gained its independence from Spain.
  • 1862 – During the American Civil War the Battle of Cane Hill took place in Washington County, Arkansas in which the Union were victorious over the Confederacy.
  • 1990 – Margaret Thatcher resigned as Prime Minister of Great Britain. She was in office for 11 years and leader of the Conservative Party for 15 years.

Birthdays

  • 1757 – William Blake born in London was an English poet and painter.
  • 1904 – Nancy Mitford born in London was an English novelist and biographer.
  • 1961 – Martin Clunes born in Wimbledon, London is an actor and has starred in many hit TV series including Men Behaving Badly and Doc Martin.

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