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NOVEMBER 5

Performing Artists
1901 Etta Moten Barnett (Texas-born African-American Singer) Texas Performing Artists Popular Singers African-American Political and Social Leaders African American Registry Internet Movie Database
1911 Roy Rogers (Ohio-born Singing Cowboy Actor) Roy Rogers American Performing Artists Popular Musicians Television Film
1913 Vivian Leigh (English Actress) Vivian Leigh Actors Film
1942 Art Garfunkel (New York City-born Singer, Actor; Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) New York City Performing Aritsts Popular Musicians American Performing Artists Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Biography.com
1963 Tatum O'Neal (Los Angeles-born Actress) Los Angeles Performing Artists American Performing Artists Film Biography.com Internet Movie Database
Sports Figures
1935 Lester Piggott (English Jockey) English Jockey Horse Racing Epsom Derby Historic UK
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1960 Johnny Horton (California-born Country Musician Killed in a Texas Auto Accident) Los Angeles Performing Artists Texas Automobile Country Music War 1812 Death Internet Movie Database Texas State Historical Society
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1901 Henry Ford Receives Patent for Motor Carriage Henry Ford Automobiles Patents & Trademarks USPTO
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
1930 Norma Shearer Wins Best Actress Oscar Norma Shearer 1930 Best Actress Oscar History Channel
1935 Monopoly Goes On Sale Monopoly Great Depression History Channel
1953 How to Marry a Millionaire Debuts: Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall Marilyn Monroe Film Internet Movie Database
1960 Country Singer Johnny Horton Killed in Texas Auto Accident Los Angeles Performing Artists Texas Automobile Country Music War 1812 Death Internet Movie Database Texas State Historical Society
1994 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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