Florence Mills: Month by Month: November        

1911    Teenage star of School Days in Darktown (Olympia Theatre, Brooklyn) produced by Cecil Mack of "Charleston" fame
  1913    "Baby" Mills wins Cakewalk contest at Norfolk Social Club
  1918    Panama Four
plays Chicago Grand Theatre, with legendary ragtime pianist Tony Jackson ("Pretty Baby")
  1921    At Shuffle Along  midnight benefit performance at Waldorf Astoria
1923    Broadcasts on WHN in honor of being guest star in Greenwich Village Follies, first Black
               female featured in major White revue
Dixie to Broadway opens at Broadhurst, New York; first black production on mainstream Broadway
   1925    Blackbirds of 1925 opens at Plantation cabaret, in preparation for European tour
   1927    Florence Mills dies; an estimated 500,000 attend her Harlem funeral