On Nov 7 James Monroe elected 5th U.S. president.
On Nov 7 in 1929 Museum of Modern Art opens in New York City.
Chinese People’s Republic proclaimed by Mao Tse Tung.
New Jersey becomes 1st state to allow girls into little league.
In Bangladesh, a joint force of people and soldiers takes part in an uprising led by Colonel Abu Taher that ousts and kills Brigadier Khaled Mosharraf, freeing the then house-arrested army chief and future president Maj-Gen. Ziaur Rahman.
Bomb explodes in U.S. Capitol, causing heavy damage but no injuries.
Ali Haji-Sheikh kicks his 2nd New York Giant record 56-yard field goal.
Al Gore wins the popular vote but loses the electoral vote to George W. Bush.
Hilary Clinton is the first former First Lady elected to the Senate.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration discovers one of the country’s largest LSD labs inside a converted military missile silo in Wamego, Kansas.
An earthquake off the Pacific coast of Guatemala kills at least 52 people.
The U.S. elections result in three states approving same-sex marriage: Maine, Maryland, and Washington.
The WHO declares Sierra Leone free from Ebola transmissions.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou meet in Singapore, the first meeting between a Chinese and Taiwanese leader since the Chinese Communist Revolution.
Fighting between militias in Galkayo, Somalia leaves at least 29 dead.
Schools in Delhi and New Delhi close after smog reach toxic levels. The air quality index is 999 with 500 rated as hazardous.