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November 2017


This Day In History  
November 1: All Hallows or All Saints’ DayNovember 1, 1945: Slinky PatentNovember 1, 1814: Congress of ViennaNovember 2: All Souls’ DayNovember 2, 1947: Flight of the Spruce GooseNovember 2, 1755: Marie AntoinetteNovember 3, 1948: FNRS-2 BathyscapheNovember 3, 1903: Independence of Panama from ColombiaNovember 3, 1896: Portable Weighing Scales PatentNovember 4, 1952: 1st use of Computer to Predict Election Night WinnersNovember 4, 1939: 1st Air Conditioned CarNovember 4, 1879: 1st Cash Register PatentNovember 5: Guy Fawkes Day (U.K.)November 5, 1895: 1st Automobile PatentNovember 5, 1605: Gunpowder PlotNovember 6: Daylight Saving EndsNovember 6, 2006: Guinness World Record Sudoku Marathon sujoku.comNovember 6, 1854: (b) SousaNovember 6, 1854: Saxophone DayNovember 6, 1814: (b) Adolphe SaxNovember 7, 1940: Collapse of Tacoma Narrows BridgeNovember 7, 1885: 1st Canada Transcontinental RailroadNovember 7, 1867: (b) Madame CurieNovember 8: Presidential Election Day (US)November 8, 1923: Beer Hall PutschNovember 8, 1895: 1st X-rayNovember 8, 1793: Louvre OpenedNovember 8, 1519: Cortez Enters TenochtitlanNovember 9, 1989: Berlin Wall Comes DownNovember 9, 1938: KristallnachtNovember 9, 1934: (b) Carl SaganNovember 9, 1927: Giant Panda DiscoveredNovember 9, 1872: Great Boston FireNovember 10, 1933: Black BlizzardNovember 10, 1903: Windshield Wiper PatentNovember 10, 1483: (b) Martin LutherNovember 11: Remembrance Day (Canada)November 11: Armistice Day or Veterans Day (US)November 11, 1936: 1st TV Weather Chart BroadcastNovember 11, 1918: End of World War INovember 11, 1833: (b) BorodinNovember 12: Lord Mayor\'s Day (London)November 12, 1984: Genetic Fingerprinting PatentNovember 12, 1954: Ellis Island ClosesNovember 12, 1859: 1st Flying Trapeze ActNovember 13: World Kindness DayNovember 13: Sadie Hawkins Day 1st MentionedNovember 13, 1850: (b) Robert Louis StevensonNovember 14: Full Beaver MoonNovember 14: World Diabetes DayNovember 14, 1911: Rawlplug PatentNovember 14, 1910: 1st Time An Airplane Took Off From A ShipNovember 14, 1900: (b) CoplandNovember 15, 1973: Wave Energy PatentNovember 15, 1971: Intel 4004 - 1st MicroprocessorNovember 15, 1867: 1st Stock TickerNovember 16: International Day of ToleranceNovember 16, 1841: Life-Jacket PatentNovember 16, 1532: Pizarro Traps Incan Emperor AtahualpaNovember 17: Sierpinski DayNovember 17: Homemade Bread DayNovember 17, 1869: Suez CanalNovember 17, 1855: Victoria Falls DiscoveredNovember 18, 1978: JonestownNovember 18, 1963: 1st Push-Button PhoneNovember 18, 1477: 1st Book Printed in EnglandNovember 19: Have A Bad Day DayNovember 19: Discovery Day (Puerto Rico)November 19, 1969: Peles’s 1,000th GoalNovember 19, 1954: 1st Toll Collection MachineNovember 19, 1863: Gettysburg AddressNovember 20: Totensonntag (Sunday of the Dead)November 20: World Day of the ChildNovember 20, 1945: Nuremberg TrialsNovember 20, 1931: 1st Commercial TeletypeNovember 21: Blackjack DayNovember 21: Pumpkin Pie DayNovember 21, 1877: \'Wizard of Menlo Park\' Edison Announces PhonographNovember 21, 1843: Rubber Vulcanization PatentNovember 21, 1783: 1st Manned Untethered Air Balloon FlightNovember 22: Desmond DayNovember 22, 1963: John F. Kennedy AssassinatedNovember 22, 1927: Snowmobile PatentNovember 22, 1906: Morse Code SOS as International Distress SignalNovember 23: Slap Your Irritating Co-workers DayNovember 23, 1923: Time Magazine DebutNovember 23, 1859: (b) Billy the KidNovember 23, 1815: Canada’s 1st Street Lights

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