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 This day in History - November 24
381 Historic Events for November 24
1947

Dwight Schultz, Balt Md, actor (A-Team)

Birth
1947

Un-American Activities Committee finds "Hollywood 10" in contempt because of their refusal to reveal whether they were communists

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1947

John Steinbeck's novel "Pearl" published

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1948

WAVE TV channel 3 in Louisville, KY (NBC) begins broadcasting

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1948

Ireland votes for independence from UK

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1948

Steve Yeager, catcher (LA Dodger)

Birth
1948

Spider Robinson, Canada, sci-fi author (3 Hugo, Callahan's Secret)

Birth
1948

Raoul Armand Georg Koczalski, composer, dies at 64

Death
1948

Ashok Gandotra, cricketer (in Rio de Janiero Two Tests for India 1969)

Birth
1949

Martin Duiser, pop producer (Vanessa, Lee Towers)

Birth
1949

Britain nationalizes it's steel and iron industry

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1949

Syracuse Nationals beat Anderson Packers, 125-123 in 5 OTs

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1949

Anita Louis, US singer (Soul Children, I'll Be the Other Woman)

Birth
1950

US infantry division conquerors Chonju Korea

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1950

Stanley Livingston, actor (Chip-My 3 Sons)

Birth
1950

"Guys and Dolls" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1200 performances

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1950

UN troops begin an assault intending to end Korean War by Christmas

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1950

Damon Evans, Balt Md, actor (Lionel-The Jeffersons)

Birth
1951

Chet Edwards, (Rep-D-Texas)

Birth
1951

Gaby Landhage, Goteborg Sweden, model (Model of the Rear)

Birth
1951

"17" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 180 performances

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1951

Graham Price, British rugby player

Birth
1951

British auto manufacturers Austin/Moris Motors merge

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1951

39th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Saskatchewan, 21-14

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1951

"Music in the Air" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 56 perfs

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