26 November

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December 7, 2021

November 26 is the 330th day (331st day in a leap year) in the Gregorian calendar.

Events

1790 - William Herschel discovers the galaxy NGC 13. 1790 - Lewis A. Swift discovers the galaxy NGC 21. 1842 - The University of Notre Dame is founded. 1922 - Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon become the first people to enter the tomb of the Egyptian Pharaoh, Tutankhamun in 3000 years. 1944 – World War II: Germany begins V-1 and V-2 raids on Antwerp, Belgium. 1950 – Battle of Chosin Dam: Chinese forces in North Korea launch a major counter-offensive against South Korean and United States forces, prolonging the Korean War. 1990 - After serving as Prime Minister of Singapore for more than 30 years, Lee Kuan Yew steps down and is succeeded by Goh Chok Tong. 2004 - An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale rocks Nabire in Papua. 2008 - Mumbai Terrorist Attacks in Mumbai begin to take place. Terrorists attacked a number of public places, tourist attractions, hotels and hospitals. The attacks lasted for 3 days and at least 166 people died and 293 were injured. 2011 - Edhie Baskoro Yudhoyono and Siti Ruby Aliya Rajasa's wedding reception was held at the Jakarta Convention Center, Senayan, Jakarta. 2011 - The Kutai Kartanegara Bridge which is being repaired in East Kalimantan, Indonesia, collapses at 16:20 WITA and kills dozens of people.

Birth

1288 - Go-Daigo, Emperor of Japan (d. 1339) 1885 - Heinrich Brüning, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1970) 1939 - Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Prime Minister of Malaysia 1948 - Arswendo Atmowiloto, Indonesian writer 1949 - Marí Bin Amude Alkatiri, first Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Timor Leste. 1957 - Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir, Indonesian Ambassador to Egypt 1959 - Jamie Rose, U.S. actress 1980 - Satoshi Ohno member of the Japanese boy band Arashi 1982 - Natasha Bedingfield, British singer 1990 - Rita Ora, Yugoslav singer 1995 - Novinta Dhini, former member of Indonesian idol group JKT48 1982 - Angga Noviar, DKI Jakarta Public Relations Institution

Died

1928 - Karel Albert Rudolf Bosscha, pioneer of the Bosscha Observatory (d. 1865) 1996 - Paul Rand, United States graphic designer (b. 1914) 2018 - Stephen Hillenburg, creator of the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants, United States cartoonist (b. 1961)

Holidays and anniversaries

2003 - Eid Al-Fitr 1424 Hijri. Indonesia - Seskoal Anniversary Mongolia - Independence Day South Tangerang - Anniversary 25 November - 26 November - 27 November - Events Calendar

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