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This Day in History for November 17 – Suez Canal Opens and More
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1869 – The Suez Canal, linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, opens in Egypt (More info)
1968 – Viewers of the Raiders–Jets football game are denied the opportunity to watch its exciting finish when NBC broadcast…
This Day in History for November 9 – Berlin Wall Opens and More
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1620 – Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts (More info)
1906 – Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first sitting US President to make an official trip outside the country, traveling to inspect pr…
This Day in History for November 8 – JFK Elected and More
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1793 – After more than two centuries as a royal palace, the Louvre is opened as a public museum in Paris by the French revolutionary government (More info)
1895 – While experimenting with elect…

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