November 13: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Dedicated!
NOVEMBER 13, 1982 — VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL DEDICATED!
On November 13, 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, was dedicated. Plus, Disney’s Fantasia opened (1940), the Amityville Horror murders took place, and New York’s Holland Tunnel opened.
Treasure Island author Robert Louis Stevenson was born on November 13, as were Saint Augustine, Jimmy Kimmel, and Whoopi Goldberg. Prince Henry the Navigator, rocker Leon Russell, and movie subject Karen Silkwood died.
November 13 is Sadie Hawkins Day and World Kindness Day. Its zodiac signs are Scorpio (traditional) and Libra (sidereal). November’s birthstone is Topaz, its birth flower is chrysanthemum.
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