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NOVEMBER 30

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Turkmenistan: Harvest Holiday/Bread Day
Turkmenistan Farming & Agriculture Foods & Nutrition Turkmenistan Embassy, Washington, D.C.
1843 Martha G. Ripley (Vermont-born Public Health Measure Crusader Who Established Minneapolis Minnesota's Maternity Hospital) Vermont Mathematicians and Scientists Minneapolis Minnesota Women Health Care Minnesota Historical Society
Sports Figures
1935 Sandy Koufax (Ohio-born Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Ohio Sports Figures Baseball Hall of Fame
1962 Bo Jackson (Alabama-born African-American 1985 Heisman Trophy Winner) Alabama Sports Figures African-American Sports Figures 1985 Heisman Trophy Winner Football Hall of Fame
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
2001 Robert Tools (Alabama-born African-American: Lived 151 Days as the First Recipient of a Fully Self-Contained Artificial Heart) Alabama Explorers and Pioneers Medical Research Heart African-American Heritage Jewish Hospital
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1886 Folies Bergıre Stages First Revue Paris Stage and Theater Dance Historic Firsts History Channel
1902 U. Chicago Ends U. Michigan 56-game Win Streak with 2-0 Victory. Football University of Michigan Football University of Chicago Football USA Today
1921 The Joy of Cooking Is First Published The Joy of Cooking Foods and Nutrition Literature Historic Firsts Merriam-Webster
1956 Floyd Patterson Defeats Archie Moore for World Heavyweight Championship Boxing Hall of Fame Boxing Hall of Fame USA Today
1960 Novelist Ernest Hemingway Undergoes Shock Treatment for Depression at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota Rochester, Minnesota Ernest Hemingway American Authors Mental Health Minnesota Historical Society
1967 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 18 Along the Albania-Yugoslavia Border Albania Yugoslavia Earthquake Death USGS
1974 USC Defeats Notre Dame 55-24 After Trailing 24-0 at Half University of Southern California Football Notre Dame USA Today
1976 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 1 Person in Chile Chile Earthquake Death USGS
1977 Lenny Wilkens Is Hired As Coach of the Seattle Supersonics Washington Basketball Hall of Fame African-American Sports Figures History Link
1979 Sugar Ray Leonard Defeats Wifred Benitez: World Welterweight Championship Boxing Hall of Fame Boxing Hall of Fame USA Today
1987 Bo Jackson Rushes for 221 Yards, 3 TDs for Oakland Raiders on 25th Birthday Alabama Sports Figures African-American Sports Figures 1985 Heisman Trophy Winner Football Hall of Fame USA Today

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