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November 2
On This Day: November 2

Marie Antoinette
Born: November 2, 1755
Died: October 16, 1793
Age: 37 years old
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Occupation: Queen

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Events
1947
65 years ago
Howard Hughes pilots the Spruce Goose, a wooden plane that had a wingspan longer than a football field.
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1983
29 years ago
Martin Luther King Jr. is recognized nationally when his birthday is signed into law as a federal holiday by President Ronald Reagan.
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1985
27 years ago
Stevie Wonder’s "Part Time Lover" reaches #1 on four different charts: the Billboard Hot 100, R&B, Dance, and Adult Contemporary.
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2004
8 years ago
President George W. Bush is elected to a second term, defeating Democratic contender John Kerry.
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Born On This Day
Pat Buchanan
Born: November 2, 1938
Age: 74 years old
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Occupation: Political Leader, Journalist
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Burt Lancaster
Born: November 2, 1913
Died: October 20, 1994

Age: 80 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Film Actor
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David Schwimmer
Born: November 2, 1966
Age: 46 years old
Birthplace: Queens, NY, United States
Occupation: Film Actor, Television Actor
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Died On This Day
George Bernard Shaw
Died: November 2, 1950
Age: 94 years old
Place: Hertfordshire, England
Occupation: Author, Playwright
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Ngo Dinh Diem
Died: November 2, 1963
Age: 62 years old
Place: Saigon, South Vietnam
Occupation: World Leader
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Jenny Lind
Died: November 2, 1887
Age: 67 years old
Place: Herefordshire, England
Occupation: Singer
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