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NOVEMBER 5

1935 Lester Piggott (English Jockey) English Jockey Horse Racing Historic UK
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1659 An Earthquake Kills 2,000 in Italy Italy Earthquake Death USGS
1918 In Georgia, Fulton County Public Schools Re-Open, Having Been Closed to Prevent the Spread of Spanish Influenza Fulton County, Georgia Education Spanish Influenza Epidemic Fulton County Public Schools University of Georgia
1927 Playing in Dallas, Texas, Walter Hagen Wins His Fourth Consecutive PGA Championship New York Sports Figures World Golf Hall of Fame PGA New York Times
1991 Tropical Storm Thelma Causes Severe Floods in the Philippines, Killing Nearly 3,000 People Republic of the Philippines Storms Flooding Death History Channel
1994 Former President Reagan Announces He Has Alzheimer's Disease Ronald Reagan Alzheimers Disease New York Times
45-year-old George Foreman Regains Boxing's Heavyweight Championship George Foreman Boxing Hall of Boxing History Channel New York Times

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