On This Day: November 23rd

This is 327th day of the year and 38 days remain in the year.

in history
1889
The first jukebox was installed at the Palais Royal Saloon in San Francisco.
1936
First issue of Life magazine hit the newsstands. The cover photograph, by Margaret Bourke-White, featured the Fort Peck Dam.
1945
U.S. wartime food rationing, of meat, butter, and other foods, ended.
1971
People's Republic of China was seated at the UN Security Council.
2003
Eduard Shevardnadze resigned as president of Georgia.
November 23 Birthdays
Franklin Pierce1804–1869, 14th President of the United States
William H. Bonneyoutlaw A.K.A. Billie The Kid
Miley Cyrusactor, singer
John Wallismathematician
Manuel de Fallacomposer
Boris Karloffactor



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