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Today in History: November 10
Today in History: November 10
Among today's events in history, the children's educational program “Sesame Street” made its debut on National Educational Television (later PBS) in 1969.
Today in History: November 9
Today in History: November 9
Among today's events in history, communist East Germany threw open its borders, allowing citizens to travel freely to the West in 1989.
Today in History: November 8
Today in History: November 8
Among today's events in history, a federal judge in Cleveland dismissed charges against eight Ohio National Guardsmen in the 1970 Kent State shootings.
Today in History: November 7
Today in History: November 7
Among today's events in history, President Franklin D. Roosevelt won an unprecedented fourth term in office, defeating Republican Thomas E. Dewey in 1944.
Today in History: November 6
Today in History: November 6
Among today's events in history, 39 people were killed when the Kelly Barnes Dam in Georgia burst, sending a wall of water through Toccoa Falls College in 1977.
Today in History: November 5
Today in History: November 5
Among today's events in history, former President Ronald Reagan disclosed he had Alzheimer's disease in 1994.
Today in History: November 4
Today in History: November 4
Among today's events in history, the entrance to King Tutankhamen's tomb was discovered in Egypt in 1922.
Today in History: November 3
Today in History: November 3
Among today's events in history, President Franklin D. Roosevelt won a landslide election victory over Republican challenger Alfred M. “Alf” Landon in 1936.
Today in History: November 2
Today in History: November 2
Among today's events in history, former Georgia Gov. Jimmy Carter became the first candidate from the Deep South since the Civil War to be elected president in 1976.
Today in History: November 1
Today in History: November 1
Among today's events in history, the United States exploded the first hydrogen bomb, code-named “Ivy Mike,” at Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands in 1952.