On this day… November 6

John Vang, Editor

1945 – The first landing of a jet on a carrier takes place on USS Wake Island when an FR-1 Fireball touches down

1962 – Saudi Arabia proclaims abolition of slavery

1949 – Greek civil war ends


1966 – Lunar Orbiter 2 launched


2013 – 15 people are killed after a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq