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Subject: [Q-R] Today in History Nov 5
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2003 12:19:15 EST


Nov 5, 1768 Iroquois sell land and sign treaty at Fort Stanwix, Rome,
N.Y.,which leads to Dunsmore's War
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Nov 5, 1814 British drive Americans from Fort Erie, Ontario, Americans blow
up the fortifications before leaving
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Nov 5, 1605 Catholics try to blow up English Parliament, Guy Fawkes hanged
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Nov 5, 1781 John Hanson becomes the first elected President of the United
States, in Congress assembled
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Nov 5, Is Guy Fawkes Day in England


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