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November 12th in History


On November 12, 1923, Adolf Hitler was arrested for his attempted German Coup. On the same day in 1942, the battle of Guadalcanal began during World War II.

1439: – Plymouth in England became the first town incorporated by the English Parliament.

1729: – The secret treaty between France and Bavaria was renewed.

1893: – The treaty of Durand Line was signed between present day Pakistan and Afghanistan.

1910: – The first ever movie stunt took place in which a man jumped in Hudson River from a burning balloon.

1912: – British explorer Robert Scott’s diary and body was found in Antarctica.

1915: – Theodore W Richards became the first American to win Nobel Prize in chemistry.

1923: – Adolf Hitler was arrested for his attempted German Coup.

1927: – Josef Stalin took full control of the Soviet Union as Leon Trotsky was expelled from the communist party.

1942: – During World War II, the battle of Guadalcanal began.

1944: – The German battleship Tirpitz sank in a Norwegian fjord.

1971: – The President Richard Nixon announced the withdrawal of about 45,000 US troops from Vietnam by February.

1990: – Tim Berners-Lee published a formal proposal for the World Wide Web.

2013: – Hawaii became the 16th state to legalize same-sex marriage.

2015: – Barack Obama became 1st sitting US President to pose for the cover of a gay magazine.

Days on November 12: –

  • World Pneumonia Day
  • National Health Day (Indonesia)
  • National Chicken Soup for the Soul Day


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