RSS Today in History

  • Today in History for 22nd November 2017
    Historical Events 1492 - Pinta under Martín Alonso Pinzón separates from Christopher Columbus's fleet 1864 - Union General O Howard orders plunderers be shot to death 1926 - Imperial Conference ends, giving autonomy inside British Commonwealth 1963 - Lyndon B. Johnson sworn in as the 36th US president after the assassination of President John F. […]

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  • Famous Birthdays for 22nd November 2017
    1884 - Syed Sulaiman Nadvi, Pakistani biographer of Muhammad (d. 1953) 1891 - Bengt Axel von Torne, composer 1898 - Wiley Post, Grand Plain Tx, aviator/parachutist (crashed in Alaska) 1927 - Grady "Fats" Jackson, tenor sax player 1940 - Terry Gilliam, comedy author-animator (Monty Python), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota 1963 - Hugh Millen, NFL quarterback […]