History November 6th

Discussion in 'History' started by JcMinJapan, Nov 6, 2004.

  1. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    1153 - Treaty of Wallingford signed

    1572 - Supernova is observed in constellation known as Cassiopeia

    1657 - Brandenburg and Poland sign unity of Bromberg

    1813 - Chilpancingo congress declares Mexico independent of Spain

    1844 - Spain grants Dominican Rep independence

    1860 - Abraham Lincoln (Rep-R-Ill) elected 16th pres

    1871 - Pres Grant re-elected

    1879 - Canada celebrates 1st Thanksgiving Day

    1949 - Greeks civil war ends

    1966 - Lunar Orbiter 2 launched

    1967 - US launches Surveyor 6; makes soft landing on Moon Nov 9

    1968 - Nixon elected 37th pres of US, defeating Hubert Humphrey

    1977 - 1st Emmy Sports Award presentation

    1984 - Pres Reagan (R) landslide (won 49 states) re-election over Mondale (D)

    1985 - Space shuttle Challenger lands at Edwards Calif

    1995 - Israel buries Yitzhak Rabin, assassinated by a fellow Jew who opposed peace with Palestinians
     
  2. pineappleupsidedown

    pineappleupsidedown Premium Member

    29 years ago-HelenHeaven is brought into this world!!!