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Notable Historical Events for November 1st

1950Puerto Rican nationalists try to kill Pres Harry Truman at Blair House

1954General Fulgencio Batista elected President of Cuba

1959Jacques Plante becomes the first goaltender to wear a mask during a game

1512Michelangelo's paintings on ceiling of Sistine Chapel in the Vatican first exhibited

1910First issue of "Crisis" published by editor W.E.B. Du Bois

1928Bradman scores a century each innings (131 & 133*), NSW v Qld

1932Wernher von Braun named head of German liquid-fuel rocket program

1954US Senate admonishes Joseph McCarthy because of his slander campaigns

1984Despite Mike Bossy 4 goals Islanders lose 5-6 to Canadians making Islander record when scoring a hat trick-77-3-4

1951Brooklyn Dodger catcher Roy Campanella wins 1st of his 3 NL MVP

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Notable Birthdays on November 1st

1878Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Buenos Aires, jurist (Nobel Peace Prize 1936), (d. 1959)

1880Alfred L Wegener, German meteorologist (continental shift)

1871Stephen Crane, Newark, New Jersey, novelist/poet (Red Badge of Courage), (d. 1900)

1942Larry Flynt, Lakeville, Kentucky, magazine publisher (Hustler)

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Notable Weddings on November 1st

1940Theoretical physicist Robert Oppenheimer (36) weds biologist Katherine Harrison Puening

1954Actor John Wayne (47) weds actress Pilar Pallete in Kona, Hawaii

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Notable Divorces on November 1st

1954Actor John Wayne (47) divorces actress Esperanza Baur due to drunken violence after 7 years of marriage

1982Director Martin Scorsese (39) divorces Isabella Rossellini (30) after 3 years of marriage

2010Film actor Charlie Sheen (45) divorces socialite Brooke Mueller (33) due to irreconcilable differences after two-and-a-half years of marriage

1947Film director D. W. Griffith (72) divorces actress Evelyn Baldwin (37) after 11 years of marriage

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Notable Deaths on November 1st

1999Walter Payton, American Football Hall of Fame Running Back, dies at 45

1972Ezra Loomis Pound, US poet (Throne), dies at 87

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