On November 20th, 1917, the Battle of Cambrai in World War I began.
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A thought for the day: You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans. -- Ronald Reagan
On this date in history:
In 1863, U.S. President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address on a Civil War battlefield in Pennsylvania.
In 1930, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow carried out the ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English King Charles I in 1600
- U.S. frontier military leader George Rogers Clark in 1752
- James Abram Garfield, 20th president of the United States, in 1831
Today is Thursday, Nov. 19, the 323rd day of 2015 with 42 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury and Saturn. Evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus and Venus.
On November 19th, 1816, Warsaw University was established.
A thought for the day: What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson