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Notable Historical Events for November 24th

201340th American Music Award: Taylor Swift & Justin Timberlake win

1957Cleveland Browns' fullback Jim Brown sets club record of 237 yds rushing

1968Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Louise Suggs Golf Invitational

1922Italian parliament gives Benito Mussolini dictatorial powers "for 1 year"

1982Orioles Cal Ripken is named AL Rookie of Year

1960Wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record)

1914Benito Mussolini leaves Italy's socialist party

2005Leader of the Opposition in the Canadian Parliament Stephen Harper, introduces a motion of no confidence. The motion is passed on November 28 leading to the dissolution of the 38th Canadian Parliament.

1965Marshal Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu becomes President of Zaire

1974Gerald Ford & Leonid Brezhnev signs SALT-2-treaty

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Notable Birthdays on November 24th

1955Ian Botham, Heswall Cheshire, English cricketer (all time great all-rounder Extrovert)

1784Zachary Taylor, Barboursville Virginia, 12th President (Mar 5, 1849-July 9, 1850)

1868Scott Joplin, Texas, US ragtime entertainer and composer (The Entertainer)

1946Ted Bundy, Burlington Vermont, serial murderer

1938Oscar Robertson [The Big O], NBA guard (Cin, Milwaukee, Olympic-gold-1960)

1896Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Sicily, NYC Mafia gangster, (d. 1962)

1978Katherine Heigl, Washington, D.C., actress (Grey's Anatomy)

1968Todd Beamer, Flint Michigan, passenger and hero on United Airlines Flight 93

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Notable Weddings on November 24th

1984MLB pitcher Roger Clemens (22) weds Debra Lynn Godfrey

1979Author Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (57) weds photographer Jill Krementz (39)

November 24th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on November 24th

1957Diego Rivera, Mexican painter, dies at 70

1807Joseph Brant [Thayendanegea], Mohawk leader, dies at 64

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