November 24, 1974: The Mother Of Man Is Uncovered

Australopithecus afarensis, a pivotal hominid species in the human evolutionary timeline, was discovered in the Afar region of Ethiopia on November 24, 1974, by paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson and his team. This ancient species, which thrived between 3.9 and 2.9 million years ago, is best…

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November 23, 1936: The Devil Gets His Due

Born in 1911 in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, Robert Johnson was so good at playing the blues that some believed he made a deal with the Devil. His life was shrouded in mystery and folklore, contributing to the enigmatic aura surrounding him. Johnson is widely regarded…

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November 22, 1963: A Day Few Will Ever Forget

The assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 was a watershed moment in American history, shaping the nation’s trajectory and leaving an indelible mark on the collective psyche. Kennedy, a charismatic and youthful leader, was gunned down in Dallas, Texas, while riding in…

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