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Daily Calendar for Friday, November 12, 2021 | Almanac.com

Daily Calendar for Friday, November 12, 2021

Born

  • Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (poet) –
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton (reformer) –
  • Auguste Rodin (sculptor) –
  • Harry Andrew Blackmun (lawyer) –
  • Joseph Coors (brewer) –
  • Kim Hunter (actress) –
  • Grace Kelly (actress and later known as Her Serene Highness Princess Grace of Monaco) –
  • Neil Young (musician) –
  • Megan Mullally (actress) –
  • Nadia Comaneci (gymnast) –
  • Ryan Gosling (actor) –
  • Anne Hathaway (actress) –

Died

  • Eve Arden (actress) –
  • Bill Dickey (baseball player) –
  • Billy Guy (singer) –
  • Jonathan Brandis (actor) –
  • Ira Levin (author) –

Events

  • San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened–
  • Ellis Island federal immigration station closed in N.Y./N.J.–
  • Largest iceberg on record (208 miles long, 60 miles wide) discovered by U.S.S. Glacier–
  • First episode of Absolutely Fabulous aired–
  • Voters OK‘d creation of Nunavut territory–

Weather

  • A heavy snowstorm hit all of New England–

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