November 26, 1984 - Speed skater Shannon Rempel is born in Winnipeg. She won a silver medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy.
November 27, 1897, Manitoba Free Press
November 26, 1897 - Dr. Alexander Fleming dies.
He came to Brandon from New Brunswick in 1881 and was the city's first doctor and pharmacist, operating from a storefront on Rosser Avenue. He was also the first chairman of the school board and served on city council.
He died unexpectedly of a heart attack at the age of 56. Brandon's Fleming School is named for him.
November 26, 1907 - The city of Brandon gets door-to-door mail delivery. For a little Brandon post office history.
November 26, 1929 - Herman Finger, former lumber mill owner and The Pas' first mayor, dies in Winnipeg.