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 This day in History - November 26
391 Historic Events for November 26
1876

Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style)

Birth
1876

Willis Haviland Carrier, developed air-conditioning equipment

Birth
1880

Guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer, dies at 52

Death
1882

Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier of Prussia, dies

Death
1883

Sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96

Death
1883

Milh ly Babits, Hungarian literary (Laodameia)

Birth
1885

1st meteor photograph

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1885

Thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71

Death
1888

Franz Jung, writer

Birth
1892

Joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc)

Birth
1894

Norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics

Birth
1894

King Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France

Event
1895

Hawaiian Sugar Planters Assn forms

Event
1895

Bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system)

Birth
1896

A A Stagg of U Chicago creates football huddle

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1896

1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6

Event
1898

-27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die

Event
1898

SS Portland leaves for Cape Cod, 157 killed

Event
1901

Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician

Birth
1902

Alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas)

Birth
1902

Gerrit Jan van der Veen, [Wolffensperger], Dutch resistance fighter

Birth
1905

George Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)

Birth
1906

Sandro Fuga, composer

Birth
1907

Frances Dee, LA Calif, actress (Of Human Bondage)

Birth
1908

Philipp Mohler, composer

Birth