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Subject: [Q-R] Today in History Nov 29
Date: Sat, 29 Nov 2003 16:49:02 EST


Nov 29, 1803 Happy Birthday Christian Doppler-physicist and where the name
comes from for Doppler weather forecasts of today
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Nov 29, 1832 Happy Birthday Louisa May Alcott-writer
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Nov 29, 1849 Happy Birthday Sir Ambroise Fleming-physicist who invented the
diode
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Nov 29, 1314 King Philippe lV of France dies at age 46
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Nov 29, 1691 Abenaki Indians sign a peace treaty with the British in the
vicinity of Saco, Maine
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Nov 29, 1808 Canada first exports snow to South America :)
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Nov 29, 1745 French burn Saratoga, N.Y. and later Albany, N.Y.
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Nov 29, now leaves, at this time, 25 days, 8 hours and 12 minutes till
Christmas


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