November 26 is the 330th day (331st day in a leap year) in the Gregorian calendar.
1790 - William Herschel discovers the galaxy NGC 13.
1790 - Lewis A. Swift discovers the galaxy NGC 21.
1842 - The University of Notre Dame is founded.
1922 - Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon become the first people to enter the tomb of the Egyptian Pharaoh, Tutankhamun in 3000 years.
1944 – World War II: Germany begins V-1 and V-2 raids on Antwerp, Belgium.
1950 – Battle of Chosin Dam: Chinese forces in North Korea launch a major counter-offensive against South Korean and United States forces, prolonging the Korean War.
1990 - After serving as Prime Minister of Singapore for more than 30 years, Lee Kuan Yew steps down and is succeeded by Goh Chok Tong.
2004 - An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale rocks Nabire in Papua.
2008 - Mumbai Terrorist Attacks in Mumbai begin to take place. Terrorists attacked a number of public places, tourist attractions, hotels and hospitals. The attacks lasted for 3 days and at least 166 people died and 293 were injured.
2011 - Edhie Baskoro Yudhoyono and Siti Ruby Aliya Rajasa's wedding reception was held at the Jakarta Convention Center, Senayan, Jakarta.
2011 - The Kutai Kartanegara Bridge which is being repaired in East Kalimantan, Indonesia, collapses at 16:20 WITA and kills dozens of people.
1288 - Go-Daigo, Emperor of Japan (d. 1339)
1885 - Heinrich Brüning, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1970)
1939 - Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Prime Minister of Malaysia
1948 - Arswendo Atmowiloto, Indonesian writer
1949 - Marí Bin Amude Alkatiri, first Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Timor Leste.
1957 - Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir, Indonesian Ambassador to Egypt
1959 - Jamie Rose, U.S. actress
1980 - Satoshi Ohno member of the Japanese boy band Arashi
1982 - Natasha Bedingfield, British singer
1990 - Rita Ora, Yugoslav singer
1995 - Novinta Dhini, former member of Indonesian idol group JKT48
1982 - Angga Noviar, DKI Jakarta Public Relations Institution
1928 - Karel Albert Rudolf Bosscha, pioneer of the Bosscha Observatory (d. 1865)
1996 - Paul Rand, United States graphic designer (b. 1914)
2018 - Stephen Hillenburg, creator of the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants, United States cartoonist (b. 1961)
Holidays and anniversaries
2003 - Eid Al-Fitr 1424 Hijri.
Indonesia - Seskoal Anniversary
Mongolia - Independence Day
South Tangerang - Anniversary 25 November - 26 November - 27 November - Events Calendar