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Today in history: Nov. 21
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Today in history: Nov. 21

In 1980, 87 people died in a fire at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1942, fire engulfed the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Boston, killing 492 people in the deadliest nightclub blaze ever, and more events that …

The Senate voted 92-3 to confirm Gerald R. Ford as vice president, succeeding Spiro T. Agnew, and more events that happened on this day in history.

Enos the chimp was launched from Cape Canaveral aboard the Mercury-Atlas 5 spacecraft, which orbited earth twice before returning, and more ev…

The National Hockey League was founded in Montreal, succeeding the National Hockey Association, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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