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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
1940

500 students in Delft demonstrate against nazis

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1940

Terry Gilliam, Minneapolis, comedy author-animator (Monty Python)

Birth
1941

Jacques LaPerriere, NHL defensive Hall of Famer

Birth
1941

British cruiser Devonshire sinks German sub Atlantis

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1941

Tom Conti, Paisley Scotland, actor (Reuben Reuben, American Dreamer)

Birth
1941

NZ troops conquer Ft Capuzzo Libya

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1941

Ron McClure, rocker (Blood, Sweat and Tears)

Birth
1942

Gen-major Rodins 26th Pantser corp recaptures Ostrov

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1942

Steve Caldwell, rocker (Orleans)

Birth
1942

Guion Steward Bluford Jr, Phila, Col USAF/astr (STS 8, 61A, 39, 53)

Birth
1942

Hitler orders Rommels African corps to fight to last man

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1943

George W [Buddy] Darden, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )

Birth
1943

Floyd Sneed, Calgary, rock drummer (Three Dog Night-Joy to the World)

Birth
1943

Billie Jean King, Cal, tennis pro (Wimbledon 1968, 72, 73, 75)

Birth
1943

Lorenz Hart, lyricist, dies in NY

Death
1943

Pietro Alessandro Yon, composer, dies at 57

Death
1943

FDR, Churchill and Chiang Kai-shek meet to discuss ways to defeat Japan

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1943

Mushtaq Mohammad, cricketer (Pakistan leg-spin all-rounder 1959-79)

Birth
1943

US troops land on Abemada, Gilbert Island

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1943

Lebanon declares independence from French administration

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1943

RAF begins air bombing of Berlin

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1944

Arthur Stanley Eddington, dies

Death
1944

Robert Iliffe, English publisher (Coventry Evening Telegraph)

Birth
1944

Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry occupies Hoven at Geilenkirchen

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1945

"Day before Spring" opens at National Theater NYC for 167 performances

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