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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1988

Staten Island ferry gets 1st pay phones

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1989

Pakistan beat West Indies by 4 wickets to win Cricket's Nehru Cup

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1989

Scandinavian Airlines System bans smoking on many flights

Event
1989

"Les Miserables," opens at Curran Theatre, SF

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1990

Sandra Miller awarded $100 for Mike Tyson fondling her breasts

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1990

Rhetoric escalates as Bush likens Saddam to Hitler

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1990

Last of Margaret Thatcher's original govt resigns, Deputy PM Howe

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1990

"Oh, Kay!" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC for 77 performances

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1991

New Dutch Regulations Traffic rules and Traffic signs enforced

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1991

Joseph Papp, US theater producer (Chorus Line, Hair), dies at 70

Death
1992

22nd NYC Women's Marathon won by Lisa Ondieki in 2:24:40

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1992

23rd NYC Marathon won by Willie Mtolo in 2:09:29

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1992

NY Jet Al Toon becomes 10th NFL to catch a pass in 100 straight games

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1992

Space Shuttle STS 52 (Columbia 13) lands (scheduled)

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1992

Jeremias Chitunda, vice-chairman (Angolese Unita-rebellion), dies

Death
1993

Atlantic Radio (20 radio stations) becomes American Radio Systems

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1993

Last day in 1st-class cricket for Mike Whitney, NSW v NZ

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1993

George Sheehan, cardiologist/marathoner, dies of prostate cancer at 74

Death
1993

STS-58 (Columbia) lands

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1993

Anatoli Fyodorovich Voronov, cosmonaut (Soyuz 12a backup), dies at 63

Death
1994

Moslem fundamentalists in Mostaganem Algeria murder 5 children

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1994

Syd Dernley, hangman, dies at 73

Death
1994

Richard Krautheimer, art historian, dies at 97

Death
1995

Lex Hixon, religious teacher/author, dies at 53

Death
1995

Desmond Shawe-Taylor, critic, dies at 88

Death