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D.B. Cooper Disappeared with Ransom Money / Bessie Blount born - November 24

D.B. Cooper Disappeared with Ransom Money / Bessie Blount born - November 24

D.B. Cooper Disappeared with Ransom Money / Bessie Blount born - November 24

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St. John Slave Insurrection / Jos Clemente Orozco born - November 23

St. John Slave Insurrection / Jos Clemente Orozco born - November 23

St. John Slave Insurrection / Jos Clemente Orozco born - November 23

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Blackbeard Killed / Cutty Sark launched - November 22

Blackbeard Killed / Cutty Sark launched - November 22

Blackbeard Killed / Cutty Sark launched - November 22

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Mayflower Compact / Piltdown Man hoax exposed in press - November 21

Mayflower Compact / Piltdown Man hoax exposed in press - November 21

Mayflower Compact / Piltdown Man hoax exposed in press - November 21

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A Whale Sank the Essex / Zumbi executed - November 20

A Whale Sank the Essex / Zumbi executed - November 20

A Whale Sank the Essex / Zumbi executed - November 20

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Indira Gandhi Born / Pel scored 1000th goal - November 19

Indira Gandhi Born / Pel scored 1000th goal - November 19

Indira Gandhi Born / Pel scored 1000th goal - November 19

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"Steamboat Willie" Released / Standard Railway Time launched in U.S. and Canada - November 18

"Steamboat Willie" Released / Standard Railway Time launched in U.S. and Canada - November 18

"Steamboat Willie" Released / Standard Railway Time launched in U.S. and Canada - November 18

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H.H. Holmes Arrested / Molly Spotted Elk born - November 17

H.H. Holmes Arrested / Molly Spotted Elk born - November 17

H.H. Holmes Arrested / Molly Spotted Elk born - November 17

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Battle of Cajamarca / LSD first synthesized - November 16

Battle of Cajamarca / LSD first synthesized - November 16

Battle of Cajamarca / LSD first synthesized - November 16

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Sherman's March to the Sea / Pedro II deposed - November 15

Sherman's March to the Sea / Pedro II deposed - November 15

Sherman's March to the Sea / Pedro II deposed - November 15

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BBC Began Daily Radio Broadcasting / Policarpa Salavarrieta executed - November 14

BBC Began Daily Radio Broadcasting / Policarpa Salavarrieta executed - November 14

BBC Began Daily Radio Broadcasting / Policarpa Salavarrieta executed - November 14

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Bloody Sunday in London / Eva Zeisel born - November 13

Bloody Sunday in London / Eva Zeisel born - November 13

Bloody Sunday in London / Eva Zeisel born - November 13

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Bloody Sunday in London

Bloody Sunday in London

Bloody Sunday in London

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Baha'u'llah born / Bhola cyclone made landfall in East Pakistan - November 12

Baha'u'llah born / Bhola cyclone made landfall in East Pakistan - November 12

Baha'u'llah born / Bhola cyclone made landfall in East Pakistan - November 12

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The Wilmington Coup / British retaliate in Battle of Surabaya - November 10

The Wilmington Coup / British retaliate in Battle of Surabaya - November 10

The Wilmington Coup / British retaliate in Battle of Surabaya - November 10

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Kristallnacht / Great Northeast Blackout - November 9

Kristallnacht / Great Northeast Blackout - November 9

Kristallnacht / Great Northeast Blackout - November 9

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Wilhelm Roentgen Observed X-Rays / New Orleans General Strike began - November 8

Wilhelm Roentgen Observed X-Rays / New Orleans General Strike began - November 8

Wilhelm Roentgen Observed X-Rays / New Orleans General Strike began - November 8

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Bolshevik Revolution / First set of Palmer Raids began - November 7

Bolshevik Revolution / First set of Palmer Raids began - November 7

Bolshevik Revolution / First set of Palmer Raids began - November 7

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U.N. Condemned Apartheid / Weapons-grade plutonium first created - November 6

U.N. Condemned Apartheid / Weapons-grade plutonium first created - November 6

U.N. Condemned Apartheid / Weapons-grade plutonium first created - November 6

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Shirley Chisholm Elected to Congress / Ida Tarbell born - November 5

Shirley Chisholm Elected to Congress / Ida Tarbell born - November 5

Shirley Chisholm Elected to Congress / Ida Tarbell born - November 5

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St. Clair's Defeat / First nationally televised presidential debate in the U.S. - November 4

St. Clair's Defeat / First nationally televised presidential debate in the U.S. - November 4

St. Clair's Defeat / First nationally televised presidential debate in the U.S. - November 4

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Marie Antoinette born / BBC began regular, public, high-definition TV service - November 2

Marie Antoinette born / BBC began regular, public, high-definition TV service - November 2

Marie Antoinette born / BBC began regular, public, high-definition TV service - November 2

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Sistine Chapel Ceiling Opened to the Public / Carlisle Indian School opened - November 1

Sistine Chapel Ceiling Opened to the Public / Carlisle Indian School opened - November 1

Sistine Chapel Ceiling Opened to the Public / Carlisle Indian School opened - November 1

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Luther Posted Ninety-five Theses / Zebra crossing introduced - October 31

Luther Posted Ninety-five Theses / Zebra crossing introduced - October 31

Luther Posted Ninety-five Theses / Zebra crossing introduced - October 31

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War of the Worlds Broadcast / Rumble in the Jungle - October 30

War of the Worlds Broadcast / Rumble in the Jungle - October 30

War of the Worlds Broadcast / Rumble in the Jungle - October 30

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