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 This day in History - November 24
381 Historic Events for November 24
1952

Agatha Christie's "Mousetrap" opens in London (still running)

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1952

Brijesh Patel, cricketer (Indian batsman 1974-77)

Birth
1953

Tod Machover, composer

Birth
1953

Robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist, dies at 70

Death
1953

Dodgers sign Walter Alston to a 1-year pact as manager for 1954

Event
1953

George Alexander Russell, composer, dies at 73

Death
1954

Air Force One, 1st US Presidential airplane, christened

Event
1954

France sends 20,000 soldiers to Algeria

Event
1955

1st test flight of Fokker's F-27 Friendship

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1955

Clement Burke, rock drummer (Blondie)

Birth
1955

Scott Mabon Hoch, Raleigh NC, PGA golfer (1982 USFandG Classic)

Birth
1955

Ian Botham, cricketer (all time great all-rounder Extrovert)

Birth
1956

Doug Davidson, actor (Young and Restless)

Birth
1956

"Pajama Game" closes at St James Theater NYC after 1063 performances

Event
1956

44th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Montreal Alouettes, 50-27

Event
1957

Chris Hayes, Calif, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis and The News)

Birth
1957

Denise Crosby, Hollywood Calif, actress (Tasha-Star Trek: Next Gen)

Birth
1957

Norma Talmadge, US actress (Within the Law), dies

Death
1957

Cleve Browns' fullback Jim Brown sets club record of 237 yds rushing

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1958

Edgar A Robert Cecil viscount of Chelwood, (Nobel 1937), dies at 94

Death
1958

Carmel, [McCourt], England, rocker (Storm, More More More)

Birth
1958

Mali becomes an autonomous state within French Community

Event
1958

Alain Chabat, actor (French Twist, Six Days Six Night)

Birth
1959

Lyman Bryson, educator (UN Casebook), dies at 71

Death
1959

Yuri N Libedinski, Ukrainen writer (Commissioners), dies at 60

Death