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Notable Historical Events for November 23rd

2005Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, elected president of Liberia, is the first woman to lead an African country.

1937John Steinbeck's "Of Mice & Men" premieres in NYC

1963JFK's body lay in repose in East Room of White House

1989"Bounty Bowl", the Philadelphia Eagles defeat the Dallas Cowboys 27-0 on Thanksgiving in an ill-tempered game that featured several scuffles and injuries, after which Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson accuses Eagles coach Buddy Ryan of placing bounties on players

1991Evander Holyfield TKOs Bert Cooper in 7 for heavyweight boxing title

800Charlemagne arrives at Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III.

1947Washington Redskin Sammy Baugh passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chi Cards (45-21)

1963LBJ proclaims Nov 25 a day of national mourning (for JFK)

1942Col-gen Von Paul asks Hitler to surrender

1997Jana Novotna (Czech) beats Mary Pierce (France) in Chase Tennis Champ

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Notable Birthdays on November 23rd

1859Billy the Kid, [William H Bonney], NYC, frontier outlaw, (d. 1881)

1837Johannes van der Waals, Leiden, Netherlands, physicist (Nobel 1910, Liquid & Gas States), (d. 1923)

1992Miley Cyrus, Nashville, Tennessee, actress and singer (Hannah Montana, The Climb)

1804Franklin Pierce, Hillsboro NH, (D) 14th Pres (1853-1857)

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Notable Weddings on November 23rd

1940RAF pilot Guy Gibson (22) weds show dancer and actress Eve Moore in Penarth's Anglican Church

1983"Ordinary People" actress Mary Tyler Moore (46) weds Dr. Robert Levine at the Pierre Hotel in New York City

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