Lost and Found – November 16th Edition

What to remember about November 16th…

    • 1776  Fort Washington falls to Redcoats; deserter William Dermot had delivered defense details to the British
    • 1907  Oklahoma enters Union as 46th state
    • 1945  U.S. secretly brings 88 former Nazi rocket scientists to America to assist in military research and development
    • 1973  President Nixon signs legislation allowing construction of Alaskan oil pipeline from North Slope to Valdez
    • 2000  Bill Clinton becomes 1st U.S. President to visit Vietnam since end of hostilities there
    • 2001  J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone opens in theaters across America
    • 2006  American free market economist, author, and academic Milton Friedman dies in San Francisco, California (b. 1912)



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