November 2023

Original 1954 American Godzilla Poster


NOVEMBER 1, 1962Anthony Kiedis is born in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

NOVEMBER 1, 1611 - William Shakespeare's The Tempest debuts at Whitehall Palace in London, England.

NOVEMBER 2, 1975Chris Walla is born in Bothell, Washington.

NOVEMBER 2, 1920 - KDKA of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania starts broadcasting as the first commercial radio station in the US.

NOVEMBER 3, 1954Adam Ant is born Stuart Leslie Goddard in London, England.

NOVEMBER 3, 1954 - Godzilla is released

NOVEMBER 4, 1974Cedric Bixler-Zavala is born in Redwood City, California.

NOVEMBER 4, 1924 - Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming is elected the first female governor in the United States.

NOVEMBER 5, 1605 - Guy Fawkes is arrested.

NOVEMBER 5, 1855Eugene V. Debs is born in Terre Haute, Indiana.

NOVEMBER 5, 1911Roy Rogers is born Leonard Franklin Slye in Cincinatti, Ohio.

NOVEMBER 5, 1914Vivien Leigh is born Vivian Mary Hartley in Darjeeling, India.

NOVEMBER 5, 1943Sam Shepard is born in Fort Sheridan, Illinois.

NOVEMBER 5, 1946Gram Parsons is born in Winter Haven, Florida.

NOVEMBER 5, 1960Tilda Swinton is born in London, England.

NOVEMBER 5, 1974Ryan Adams is born in Jacksonville, North Carolina.

NOVEMBER 6, 1942Jean Shrimpton is born in Buckinghamshire, England.

NOVEMBER 6, 1952Michael Cunningham is born in Cincinnati, Ohio.

NOVEMBER 6, 1947 - Meet the Press makes its television debut.

NOVEMBER 7, 1879Leon Trotsky is born Lev Davidovich Bronshtein in Kirovohrad, Ukraine.

NOVEMBER 7, 1913Albert Camus is born in El Taref, Algeria.

NOVEMBER 7, 1929 - The Museum of Modern Art opens to the public in New York City, New York.

NOVEMBER 7, 1943Joni Mitchell is born in Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada.

NOVEMBER 7, 1986Toro Y Moi is born Chazwick Bradley Bundick in Columbia, South Carolina.

NOVEMBER 8, 1980Laura Jane Grace is born Thomas James Gabel in Fort Benning, Georgia.

NOVEMBER 8, 1972 - HBO launches its programming, with the broadcast of Sometimes a Great Notion

NOVEMBER 9, 1883Charles Demuth is born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

NOVEMBER 9, 1914Hedy Lamarr is born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler in Vienna, Austria.

NOVEMBER 9, 1934Carl Sagan is born in Brooklyn, New York.

NOVEMBER 9, 1620 - Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

NOVEMBER 10, 1880Jacob Epstein is born in New York City, New York.

NOVEMBER 10, 1901Lisette Model is born Elise Amelie Felicie Stern in Vienna, Austria.

NOVEMBER 10, 1972Ray McManus is born in Columbia, South Carolina.

NOVEMBER 10, 1989 - German citizens begin to bring down the Berlin Wall.

NOVEMBER 11, 1922Kurt Vonnegut is born in Indianapolis, Indiana.

NOVEMBER 11, 1968Gorki Aguila is born in Havana, Cuba.

NOVEMBER 11, 1887 - Haymarket Affair martyrs August Spies, Albert Parsons, Adolph Fischer and George Engel are executed in Chicago, Illinois.

NOVEMBER 12, 1909Bukka White is born Booker T. Washington White in Aberdeen, Mississippi.

NOVEMBER 12, 1929Grace Kelly is born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

NOVEMBER 12, 1945Neil Young is born in Winnepeg, Ontario.

NOVEMBER 12, 1964Vic Chesnutt is born in Jacksonville, Florida.

NOVEMBER 12, 1972Damien Jurado is born in Seattle, Washington.

NOVEMBER 12, 1980 - NASA space probe Voyager I makes its closest approach to Saturn.

NOVEMBER 13, 1914John La Touche is born in Baltimore, Maryland.

NOVEMBER 13, 1914Henri Langlois is born in Izmir, Turkey.

NOVEMBER 13, 1944Timmy Thomas is born in Evanston, Indiana.

NOVEMBER 13, 1968Ol' Dirty Bastard is born Russell Tyrone Jones in Brooklyn, New York.

NOVEMBER 13, 1940 - Walt Disney's Fantasia is first released

NOVEMBER 14, 1906Louise Brooks is born in Cherryvale, Kansas.

NOVEMBER 14, 1918 - Czechoslovakia becomes a republic.

NOVEMBER 14, 1922Veronica Lake is born in Brooklyn, New York.

NOVEMBER 14, 1970Brendan Benson is born in Royal Oak, Michigan.

NOVEMBER 15, 1914Georgia O'Keeffe is born in Sun Prarie, Wisconsin.

NOVEMBER 15, 1971 - Intelreleases the 4004 microprocessor.

NOVEMBER 16, 1914Terence McKenna is born in Paonia, Colorado.

NOVEMBER 16, 1849 - Fyodor Dostoyevsky is sentenced to death for anti-government activities in Russia.

NOVEMBER 17, 1904Isamu Noguchi is born in Los Angeles, California.

NOVEMBER 17, 1968 - The Velvet Revolution is quelled by riot police in Prague, Czech Republic.

NOVEMBER 18, 1904Wilma Mankiller is born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

NOVEMBER 18, 1865 - Mark Twain's The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County is published in the New York Saturday Press.

NOVEMBER 19, 1984Brittany Maynard is born in Anaheim, California.

NOVEMBER 19, 1998 - Vincent van Gogh's Portrait of the Artist Without Beard sells at auction for 71.5 million dollars.

NOVEMBER 20, 1938Dick Smothers is born in New York City, New York.

NOVEMBER 20, 1981 Emily Wells is born in Amarillo, Texas.

NOVEMBER 20, 1985 - Microsoft Windows 1.0 is released.

NOVEMBER 21, 1694Voltaire is born François-Marie Arouet in Paris, France.

NOVEMBER 21, 1953Asa Brebner is born in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

NOVEMBER 21, 1965Bjork is born Björk Guðmundsdóttir in Reykjavik, Iceland.

NOVEMBER 21, 1969Bob Log III is born in Chicago, Illinois.

NOVEMBER 21, 1959 - Alan Freed, is fired from WABC-AM radio for refusing to deny allegations that he had participated in the payola scandal.

NOVEMBER 22, 1869André Gide is born in Paris, France.

NOVEMBER 22, 1895Adolf Dehn is born in Waterville, Minnesota.

NOVEMBER 22, 1962Jon Stewart is born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz in New York City, New York.

NOVEMBER 22, 1963 - John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

NOVEMBER 23, 1897Ruth Etting is born in David City, Nebraska.

NOVEMBER 23, 1889 - The first jukebox goes into operation at the Palais Royale Saloon in San Francisco, California.

NOVEMBER 24, 1864Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is born in Albi, France.

NOVEMBER 24, 1912Garson Kanin is born in Rochester, New York.

NOVEMBER 24, 1859 - Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species.

NOVEMBER 25, 1965Tim Armstrong is born in Berkeley, California.

NOVEMBER 25, 1947 - The Hollywood Ten are blacklisted by Hollywood movie studios during Red Scare II.

NOVEMBER 26, 1941Agnès Andrée Marguerite Troublé is born in Versailles, France.

NOVEMBER 26, 1922 - The Toll of the Sea showcases Technicolor.

NOVEMBER 27, 1809Fanny Kemble is born Frances Anne Kemble in London, England.

NOVEMBER 27, 1942Jimi Hendrix is born in Seattle, Washington.

NOVEMBER 27, 1978 - San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and city supervisor Harvey Milk are assassinated.

NOVEMBER 28, 1938Jim Nutt is born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

NOVEMBER 28, 1942 - The Cocoanut Grove nightclub kills 492 people in Boston, Massachusetts.

NOVEMBER 29, 1811Wendell Phillips is born in Boston, Massachusetts.

NOVEMBER 29, 1972 - Atari announces the release of Pong.

NOVEMBER 30, 1965Tod A. is born in Greenville, South Carolina.