1963 - President Lyndon B. Johnson forms the Warren Commission to investigate Kennedy's assassination.
1947 - The U.N. votes to partition Palestine and create and independent Jewish state.
1944 - The first surgery to correct blue baby syndrome is performed by Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
1929 - U.S. Admiral Richard Byrd becomes the first person to fly over the South Pole.
1775 - Congress establishes a Committee of Secret Correspondence.
This Day In Business
1933 - Liquor stores are authorized in the United States for the first time - the first location is in Pennsylvania.
1972 - The Atari company announces the release of its first video game Pong
1777 - San Jose, California, is founded as el Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe.
2000 - Miami Heat player Don MacLean first NBA player in history suspended for steroid use.
November 29th Holiday
William Tubman's Birthday (Liberia) - Celebrates the life and birthday of the longest serving Liberian President.
Today's Birthday Trivia
He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005, and in 2007, his song Lean on Me was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Who is he?
Today's Birthday Horoscope
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