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Nov 2
Birthday of Cookie MonsterBirthday of Cookie MonsterThe History of Sesame Street

1795
Birthday of James K. PolkBirthday of James K. Polk (1795).Top 10 Presidents of the United States of America

1898
Cheerleading is started at the University of MinnesotaCheerleading is started at the University of Minnesota with Johnny Campbell leading the crowd in cheering on the football team (1898)The Cheerleader Workout

1944
Birthday of Keith EmersonKeith Emerson of Emerson, Lake and Palmer is bornTop 10 Supergroups
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock

1963
South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem is assassinatedSouth Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem is assassinated following a military coup (1963)Vietnam War: History and Key Dates

1966
Birthday of David Schwimmer Birthday of David Schwimmer (1966)How I Met Your Mother vs. Friends
Top 10 Television Sitcoms of the 1990s

1974
Birthday of NellyBirthday of Nelly (1974).Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations

1975
Birthday of Chris Walla of Death Cab for CutieConsisting of Ben Gibbard, Chris Walla, Nick Harmer and Jason McGerr, Death Cab for Cutie is a rock band formed in 1997 in Bellingham, WashingtonInterview with Death Cab for Cutie

1978
Release: Outlandos dAmour album by The PoliceOutlandos dAmour album by The Police (1978)Top 10 The Police Songs

1981
Birthday of Katharine IsabelleBirthday of Katharine Isabelle (1981)Top 10 Scream Queens

1988
Release: The Land Before TimeThe film The Land Before Time is released (1988)Top 10 Saddest Cartoon Movie Moments

1989
The TV series Blackadder airs its last episodeThe TV series Blackadder airs its last episode (1989)Top 10 British TV Comedies

1992
Release: Killing in the Name by Rage Against the Machine is releasedthe song Killing in the Name by Rage Against the Machine is released (1992).Top 10 Protest Songs
Top 10 Workout Songs

1994
O.J. Simpson trial beginsO.J. Simpson trial begins (1994)Top 10 Defining Moments of 1990s America

1995
The Seinfeld episode The Soup Nazi first airsThe Seinfeld episode The Soup Nazi first airs (1995)Top 10 Seinfeld Episodes

1996
The TV show Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles airs its last episodeThe TV show Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles airs its last episode (1996)Top 10 Greatest Cartoon Show Theme Songs

2001
Release: Monsters, Inc. is releasedThe film Monsters, Inc. is released (2001)Top 10 Pixar Movies
Top 10 Saddest Cartoon Movie Moments
Top 10 Primary Pixar Characters
Top 10 Pixar Villains

2001
Release: The OneThe film The One is released (2001)Top 10 Memorable Scenes in Bad Movies

2003
Arrested Development debutsThe series Arrested Development airs its first episode (2003)Top 10 'Arrested Development' Running Gags
Top 10 TV Shows Cancelled Too Soon
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 TV Shows to Binge On
Top 10 Best TV Sitcoms of the 2000s
Top 10 Live-Action TV Cars
Top 10 Sitcom Catchphrases

2003
Release: The series Arrested Development airs its first episodeThe series Arrested Development airs its first episode (2003)Top 10 TV Grandpas of All Time

2007
Release: American GangsterThe film American Gangster is released (2007)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
Top 10 Greatest Business Movie Speeches
Top 10 Denzel Washington Performances
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys

2007
Release: Death at a FuneralThe film Death at a Funeral is released (2007)Top 10 Dark Comedy Movies

2007
Death of The Fabulous MoolahDeath of The Fabulous Moolah (2007)Top 10 Female Wrestlers

2012
Release: FlightThe film Flight is released (2012)Top 10 Denzel Washington Performances
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