Historical Events for November 1996
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2nd - "Hughie," closes at Circle in Sq Theater NYC
3rd - "It's a Slippery Slope," opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC
3rd - 26th NYC Women's Marathon won by Anuta Catuna of Romania in 2:28:18
3rd - 27th NYC Marathon won by Giacomo Leone of Italy in 2:09:54
3rd - Mayumi Hirase wins LPGA Toray Japan Queens Cup
3rd - Toray Japan Queens Cup
5th - Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is the unanimous choice as AL Rookie of
6th - LA Dodger Todd Hollandsworth wins NL Rookie of Year
7th - "3 Sisters" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC
7th - NFL/Heisman Trophy Winner Mike Rozier, is shot several times
7th - Wasim Jaffer gets 314* in 2nd cricket FC game for Mumbai v Saurashtra
11th - Braves' John Smoltz wins NL Cy Young Award
Baseball Player Derek Jeter 12th - Toronto's Pat Hentgen wins AL Cy Young Award
13th - "Three Sisters," closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC
13th - Joel Armengaud discovers 2^1398269 - 1 (35th known Mersenne prime)
13th - Padres third baseman Ken Caminiti is 4th unanimous winner of NL MVP
14th - "Chicago" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC
14th - Texas Ranger Juan Gonzalez wins AL MVP
15th - "Into the Whirlwind" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 2 perfs
16th - "Into the Whirlwind" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 2 perfs
16th - 18th ACE Cable Awards: Lifetime wins the Golden CableACE for "Lifetime Applauds: The Fight Against Breast Cancer"
17th - "Present Laughter" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC
17th - Sam's Town Bowling Invitational
17th - Time White and T. Assebework discover the first fossils of 2.5 million year old Australopithecus garhi, an ancestor on the human family tree, in Bouri, Middle Awash, Ethiopia
18th - Eappens hire Louise Woodward as nanny, later she's charged with murder
19th - "God Said, Ha!," opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 22 performances
19th - "Sex & Longing" closes at Cort Theater NYC
19th - Albert Belle, signs record five-year, $55 million with White Sox
19th - Space Shuttle STS 80 (Columbia 21), launches into space
19th - The case of the Port Arthur massacre comes to trial.
19th - Lt. Gen. Maurice Baril of Canada arrives in Africa to lead a multi-national policing force in Zaire.
21st - "Rehearsal" opens at Criterion Theater NYC
21st - A propane explosion at the Humberto Vidal shoe store and office building in San Juan, Puerto Rico kills 33.
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal OJ Simpson 22nd - OJ Simpson takes stand as hostile witness in the wrongful death lawsuit filed against him, saying it is "absolutely not true"
23rd - Irene Skliva, 18, of Greece, crowned 46th Miss World
23rd - The Republic of Angola officially joins the World Trade Organization.
24th - "Juan Darien - A Carnival Mass," opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC
24th - 84th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto beats Edmonton, 43-37 at Hamilton
24th - Karrie Webb wins ITT LPGA Tour Championship
24th - Mashonaland defeat Matabeleland to win the Logan Cricket Cup
24th - Mohammad Wasim scores 109 on Test Cricket debut, Pakistan v NZ Lahore
24th - Rookie Karrie Webb wins LPGA Tour Championship
25th - After 24 years, Disneyland Main Street Electrical Parade, ends
26th - Baseball owners approve interleague play, 26-4
26th - Colbert, Floyd & Irwin win Wendy's Senior 3 Tour Golf Challenge
26th - Couples, Davies, Sheehan & Sorenstam win Wendy's Lady's 3 Tour Golf
26th - Couples, Love & Stewart win Wendy's Men's 3 Tour Golf Challenge