Today In History

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            Here is what happened on Sunday - November 23rd...
            It is day 327 of the year 2014, and there are 38 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1804,Franklin Pierce, 14th President from (1853 - 1857).
     Today, this person is/would be 210 years old.
            1887,Boris Karloff, boogey-man.
     Today, this person is/would be 127 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1852,Just past midnight, a sharp jolt causes Lake Merced to drop 30 feet.
            1863,patent granted for a process of making color photographs.
            1889,The first jukebox is installed, at a saloon in San Francisco.
            1986,Vincent Paxton, sets a new world record, by playing his guitar for 300 consecutive hours.


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