On November 29th, 1922, the tomb of Tutankhamun was opened to the public.
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A thought for the day: I married beneath me. All women do. -- American-British politician Nancy Astor
On this date in history:
In 1520, Ferdinand Magellan entered the Pacific Ocean on his way around the world. He was the first European to sail the Pacific from the east.
In 1919, Virginia-born Nancy ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English poet William Blake in 1757
- architect Henry Bacon, designer of the Lincoln Memorial, in 1866
- Motown Records founder/Rock and Roll Hall of fame member ...Read More
This is Thursday, Nov. 28, the 332nd day of 2019 with 33 to follow.
This is Thanksgiving Day in the United States.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, ...Read More
On November 28th, 1660, the Royal Society was founded at Gresham College.