On this day… November 3

John Vang, Editor

1839 – 1st opium war – 2 British frigates engage several Chinese junks

1913 – The USA introduces an income tax.

1955 – Alabama woman bruised by a meteor

1962 – USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

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1994 – Total solar eclipse in South America (4m23s)

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