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October 23rd In Pop Culture History

1850 - The first National Women's Rights Convention opened in Worcester, Massachusetts.

1861 - President Abraham Lincoln suspended the writ of habeas corpus in Washington, D.C., for all military-related cases.

1915 -Over 25,000 women marched on Fifth Avenue, NYC to advocate their right to vote.

1917 - Lenin called for the October Revolution.

1935 - Mobsters Dutch Schultz, Abe Landau, Otto Berman, and Bernard "Lulu" Rosencrantz are fatally shot at a saloon in Newark, New Jersey - The Chophouse Massacre.

1946 - The United Nations General Assembly convened for the first time, in Flushing, Queens, New York City.

1958 - The Smurfs, a fictional race of blue dwarves, by Peyo, was serialized in the French weekly Spirou magazine.

2011 - Once Upon A Time premiered on ABC

October 23rd
Celebrity Birthdays

Right! Right?

Pelé (1940)
Earth (4004 B.C)
Diana Dors (1941)
Cat Deeley (1976)
Johnny Carson (1925)
Sam Raimi (1959)
Weird Al Yankovic (1959)
Who needs rhetorical questions?


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