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            Here is what happened on Sunday - November 19th...
            It is day 323 of the year 2017, and there are 42 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1752,George Rogers Clark, frontier military leader in the Revolutionary War.
     Today, this person is/would be 265 years old.
            1831,James A. Garfield, 20th President, served only from March 4 to September 19, 1881.
     Today, this person is/would be 186 years old.
            1905,Tommy Dorsey, bandleader.
     Today, this person is/would be 112 years old.
            1933,Lawrence Harvey Zeiger -aka Larry King.
     Today, this person is/would be 84 years old.
            1936,Dick Cavett, actor.
     Today, this person is/would be 81 years old.
            1938,Ted Turner.
     Today, this person is/would be 79 years old.
            1942,Calvin Klein, fasion designer.
     Today, this person is/would be 75 years old.
            1961,Margret Hyra, actress, - aka Meg Ryan.
     Today, this person is/would be 56 years old.
            1962,Jodi Foster, actress, director, producer.
     Today, this person is/would be 55 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1493,Christopher Columbus discovers Puerto Rico.
            1863,Lincoln delivers his address in Gettysburg.
            1895,The pencil is invented. The eraser will have to wait.
            1903,Carrie Nation attempts to make her celebrated speech in the U.S. Senate and later tries to sell replicas of the hatchet.
            1928,Mickey Mouse makes his first silver screen appearance in Walt Disney's full talking animated cartoon, Steamboat Willie.
            1965,The Pop-Tart is invented.

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