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 This day in History - November 20
393 Historic Events for November 20
1925

Robert Francis Kennedy, Brookline, Mass (D-Sen-NY) AG; assassinated

Birth
1925

June [Shirley L] Christy, US, jazz singer (Tampico)

Birth
1925

Maya Plisetskaya, prima ballerina (Bolshoi Ballet)

Birth
1925

Judy Woodruff, news analyst and commentator

Birth
1926

Kaye Ballard, Cleve Ohio, actress/comedienne (Kaye-Mothers-in-Law)

Birth
1927

Karl Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammer, composer, dies at 56

Death
1927

Estelle Parsons, Lynn Mass, actress (Rachel Rachel, Bonnie and Clyde)

Birth
1928

Rex Reason, Berlin Germany, actor (Man Without a Gun, Roaring 20s)

Birth
1928

Franklin Cover, Cleve, actor (Tom-The Jeffersons)

Birth
1928

WGH-AM in Newport News VA begins radio transmissions

Event
1928

Boston Gardens opens, Mont Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 1-0

Event
1929

Kenneth DeWitt Schermerhorn, Schenectady NY, conductor (Amer Ballet)

Birth
1929

Dick Clark, Mt Vernon NY, TV host (American Bandstand)

Birth
1929

Donald Ray January, Plainview TX, PGA golfer (1960 Tucson Open)

Birth
1929

1st broadcast of "Goldbergs" on US radio

Event
1929

Salvador Dali's 1st one-man show

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1931

Commercial teletype service begins (ATandT)

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1932

Earthquake at Uden Netherlands

Event
1932

John Barnes Chance, composer

Birth
1932

Richard Dawson, Hampshire Engld, actor (Hogan's Heroes, Family Feud)

Birth
1934

Valentine J Peter, Omaha Neb, priest (Boy's Town 1985- )

Birth
1934

Eiji Sawamura, 17, gives up 1 hit, Lou Gehrig's HR, Japan beats US 1-0

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1934

Tornoto Maple Leaf Harvey Jackson is 1st to score 4 goals in 1 period

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1934

Lillian Hellman's "Children's Hour," premieres in NYC

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1934

New Belgian govt of Theunis, Francqui and Gutt (3 bankers)

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