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: November 26 Feast day of , and Sylvester Gozzolini (Catholic Church, 2017); Feast of Christ the King in India ( Constitution Day 1949)
University of Notre Dame main building
1805 – The , the longest aqueduct in Great Britain and the highest in the world, opened. Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
1842 – The University of Notre Dame ( was founded by Rev. main building pictured) Edward Sorin, of the Congregation of Holy Cross, as an all-male institution in South Bend, Indiana, US.
1917 – Unable to resolve disputes with Eddie Livingstone, owner of the Toronto Blueshirts, the other ice hockey clubs of Canada's National Hockey Association officially agreed to break away and form the . National Hockey League
1942 – , starring Casablanca Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, premiered at the Hollywood Theatre in New York City to coincide with the Allied invasion of North Africa and the capture of Casablanca.
1977 – A speaker claiming to represent the "Intergalactic Association" the interrupted Southern Television broadcast in South East England, warning viewers that "All your weapons of evil must be destroyed."
(d. 1883) • Sojourner Truth (b. 1896) • Helen C. White (b. 1939) Tina Turner
In the larger scheme of things, so what? This is the type of detail is what the
Current events page is for. -- mav
Move the Chosin date back to 27th [ edit ]
The Chinese attack on
Chosin did not start until the night of 27th, per Roy Appleman's work on Escaping the Trap: The US Army X Corps in Northeast Korea, 1950. This should be corrected. Jim101 ( talk) 05:05, 31 August 2009 (UTC)
I move the entry back because the
Battle of Ch'ongch'on River started on 26th. Jim101 ( talk) 17:50, 10 November 2009 (UTC)