What to remember about November 13th…
- 1775 Patriot forces under General Montgomery capture Montreal, Canada
- 1927 In New York City, the Holland Tunnel opens to traffic; 1st vehicle tunnel passing under the Hudson River
- 1940 Walt Disney animated film Fantasia makes theatrical debut
- 1945 President Truman announces panel to investigate settling Jewish refugees who survived Holocaust in British Palestine
- 1969 2-day “March Against Death” begins in Washington, D.C. to protest the war in Vietnam
- 1982 Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
- 2001 President Bush signs order establishing military tribunals for foreigners captured as part of the War on Terror
- 2009 NASA announces that impact of LCROSS satellite on the Moon has revealed the presence water
- UPDATE: 4 suicide bombings and multiple shootings rock Paris as radical Islamist terrorists attack. 130 murdered and another 368 wounded. 7 terrorists die or are killed.