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This Day in History – November 11

Notable historical events that happened on November 11th:


Judge Anthony Kennedy nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court


Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard awared patent for Einstein refrigerator


  • U.S. moves to numbered highway system under which North-South highways are given odd designators and east-west highways are given even numbers
  • U.S. Route 66 established from Chicago, Illinois to Santa Monica, California stretching 2,448 miles


President Warren Harding dedicates the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arlington Cemetery


World War One ends with the signing of a ceasefire agreement at Compiegne, France. This day, formally known as armistace day, is not Veterans Day.


Marflower Compact signed by Pilgrims at Cape Cod

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