November 1972
The Wind in the Wires by John Edwards - Buff Films won the first year of The Grierson Award trophy. 45 years.
1st November 1952
First detonation of the H-Bomb (Ivy Mike) at Enewetak Atoll. 65 years
3rd November 1957
Sputnik program: The Soviet Union launches Sputnik 2. On board is the first animal to enter orbit, a dog named Laika. 60 years
4th November 1922
Howard Carter's excavation group found steps that would led to Tutankhamun's tomb. 95 years.
7th November 1867
Marie Curie is born. French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity, first person and only woman to win a Nobel Prize twice. 150 years.
15th November 1887
Georgia O'Keeffe, American artist, is born. 130 years.
17th November 1942
WWII The Tunisian Campaign (also known as the Battle of Tunisia) began. 75 years.
17th November 1917
Auguste Rodin, French sculptor, dies. 100 years.
19th November 1942
Battle of Stalingrad - Three Soviet armies surrounded 300,000 soldiers of the German 6th Army, this was a turning point in WW2. 75 Years
22nd November 1977
British Airways inaugurates a regular London to New York City supersonic Concorde service. 40 years.
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