Lost and Found – November 28th Edition

What to remember about November 28th…

HAPPY THANKSGIVING !!!

  • 1777  John Adams is appointed commissioner to France by Continental Congress
  • 1785  Signer of the Declaration of Independence for New Hampshire, William Whipple dies riding circuit as a judge (b. 1730)
  • 1925  Country and western music goes national with 1st radio broadcast of the Grand Ole Opry
  • 1943  President Franklin Roosevelt, Prime Minister Churchill, and Soviet leader Joseph Stalin meet at Teheran Conference
  • 1964  NASA launches Mariner IV spacecraft to perform 1st successful flyby of the planet Mars
  • 1987  New York teenager Tawana Brawley falsely claims she was kidnapped, held for 4 days, and raped by 4 whites, 1 a policeman
  • 1994  Cannibal and serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is beaten to death by a fellow inmate claiming God told him to do it
  • 2002  Palestinian terrorists detonate suicide bomb targeting hotel for Israeli tourists; 13 killed and 80 injured
  • 2010  Canadian-born American comedian and actor Leslie Nielson dies of pneumonia in Florida (b. 1926)

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