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 This day in History - November 26
391 Historic Events for November 26
1920

Paul T B Rodenko, poet/author (Stolen Lover)

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1921

Francoise Gilot, painter, designer, author living legacy award, 1984

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1922

Adele Jergens, Brooklyn NY, actress (Dark Past, Fuller Brush Man)

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1922

Charles M Schulz, Minneapolis MN, cartoonist (Peanuts)

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1922

English archaeologist Howard Carter opens Toetanchamon's (Tut) tomb

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1923

Alexander V Amfiteatrov, Russian/French/Italian writer, dies at 60

Death
1923

Patricia Phoenix, County Galway Ireland, actress (L Shaped Room)

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1924

Jasu Patel, cricketer (Indian off-spinner, 9-69 v Aust 1959)

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1924

Mongolian People's Republic proclaimed

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1924

George Segal, NY, sculptor lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver)

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1925

Neth and Germany sign trade agreement

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1925

Eugene Istomin, NYC, pianist (Leventritt Award-1943)

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1925

Linda Hunt, Morriston NJ, actress (Bostonians, Eleni, Silverado)

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1925

Johannes Haarklou, composer, dies at 78

Death
1926

Joyce McCartan, peace campaigner

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1926

John M Brown, US weapons constructer, dies

Death
1926

Mauro Bortolotti, composer

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1927

John Carter, Center Ridge Ark, actor (Max-Falcon Crest)

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1927

Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch performer (governess), assassinated at 47

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1927

15th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Hamilton Tigers, 9-6

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1928

Philip Barry's "Holiday," premieres in NYC

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1928

Reinhard Scheer, German admiral (WW I), dies at 65

Death
1928

Paul Claudel's "Lepdrehumily," premieres in Dresden

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1929

Betta St John, Hawthorne Calif, actress (Corridors of Blood)

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1929

Lorraine Macleod, dancer (Girls Just Want to Have Fun)

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