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Notable Historical Events for November 8th

2002Iraq disarmament crisis: UN Security Council Resolution 1441 - The United Nations Security Council unanimously approves a resolution on Iraq, forcing Saddam Hussein to disarm or face "serious consequences".

1932Franklin Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd President for 1st time

1939Failed assassination attempt on Hitler in Burgerbraukeller, Munich

1904American President Theodore Roosevelt (R) defeats Alton B Parker (D)

1966President Lyndon B. Johnson signs anti-trust immunity to AFL-NFL merger

1946Jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse" premieres in Paris

1992Betsy King wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic

1960JFK (Sen-D-Mass) beats VP Richard Nixon (R) to become 35th US president

1895German physicist Wilhelm Röntgen produces and detects electromagnetic radiation in a wavelength range today known as X-rays or Röntgen rays

1701William Penn presents Charter of Priviliges

November 8th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on November 8th

1900Margaret Mitchell, Atlanta, Georgia, author (Gone With the Wind), (d. 1949)

1431vlad III the Impaler, Wallachian prince (d. 1476)

1927Patti Page, [Clara Ann Fowler], Claremont Ok, singer (Tennessee Waltz), (d. 2012)

1847Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/author (Dracula)

30Nerva, Narni, Roman Emperor (96-98)

1923Jack Kilby, Jefferson City, Missouri, electrical engineer and Nobel laureate (handheld calculator, integrated circuit), (d. 2005)

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Notable Weddings on November 8th

1975NBA legend Larry Bird (18) weds highschool sweetheart Janet Condra

1985Author Ken Follett (36) weds politician Barbara Hubbard (42)

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November 8th Divorces
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Notable Deaths on November 8th

1887Doc Holliday, American gambler and gunfighter, dies at 36

1983Betty Nuthall, English tennis player, dies at 72

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