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 This day in History - November 16
354 Historic Events for November 16
1916

Daws Butler, Toledo OH, animation voice (Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound)

Birth
1917

British occupy Tel Aviv and Jaffa

Event
1917

John Whiting, British dramatist/actor (Saint's Day)

Birth
1918

Hungarian People's Republic declared

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1919

Admiral Horthy conquerors Budapest from B‚la Kuns Soviet Republic

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1919

Udo Kasemets, composer

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1919

S˜fert H Koorders, botanist (Java), dies at 55

Death
1920

1st postage stamp meter is set in Stamford Conn

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1920

Betty Hicks, LPGA golfer

Birth
1922

Turkish kalief/sultan Mehmed VI asks British army for help

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1922

Pope Pius XI calls on Belgian people to unite

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1922

Royal Dano, NYC, actor (Red Badge of Courage, Cocaine Wars, House II)

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1924

Edward Everett Rice, composer, dies at 75

Death
1924

Cleveland Bulldogs lose to Frankford Yellowjackets, ends 31-game undefeated streak (NFL and major-league football record)

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1924

Alexander Andreyevich Archangel'sky, composer, dies at 78

Death
1924

Joep J P de Boer, Dutch MP (CDA)

Birth
1925

American Association for Advancement of Atheism forms (NY)

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1925

Philip Barry's "In a Garden," premieres in NYC

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1926

NY Rangers 1st game, beat Montreal Maroons 1-0

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1926

Ton de Leeuw, Dutch composer

Birth
1927

Barbara Payton, Cloquet MN, actress (Dallas, Trapped, Bad Blonde)

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1928

Clu Gulager, Holdenville Okla, actor (Virginian, Survivors, Tall Man)

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1929

Renate Rubinstein, [Tamar], German/Ned's author/columnist (Tamar)

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1930

Alice Adams, sculptor

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1930

Chinua Achebe, Nigerian author (Christmas in Biafra)

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