Historical Events in November 1932

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1st Wernher von Braun named head of German liquid-fuel rocket program

Rocket Scientist Werner von Braun
Rocket Scientist
Werner von Braun

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5th Benito Mussolini frees 16,000 convicts

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • 6th German election - KPD defeats NSDAP
  • 7th 1st broadcast of "Buck Rogers in the 25th century" on CBS-radio

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7th Bradman scores 238 NSW v Victoria, 200 mins, 32 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • 8th "Make Mine Music" debuts

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8th Franklin Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd President for 1st time

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • 9th Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500
  • 9th Riots between conservative and socialist supporters in Switzerland kill 12 and injure 60.
  • 12th 24 killed at Lancashire mine explosion
  • 12th 10th College Football Crab Bowl Classic: Navy beats Maryland 28-7 in Baltimore
  • 15th Walt Disney Art School created
  • 17th German government of von Papen resigns
  • 18th "Flowers & Trees" receives 1st Academy Award for a cartoon
  • 18th 1st tie for Best Actor Academy Award Wallace Beery & Fredric March
  • 18th 5th Academy Awards - "Grand Hotel", Fredric March, Wallace Beery & Helen Hayes win
  • 19th Joe Kershalla scores 71 points in a college football game

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19th Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German chancellor

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • 20th Earthquake at Uden Netherlands
  • 22nd Pump patented that computes quantity & price delivered
  • 24th In Washington, D.C., the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory (better known as the FBI Crime Lab) officially opens.
  • 26th Bradman completes 10,000 runs in first-class cricket, 126 innings
  • 27th Poland & USSR sign non-aggression treaty
  • 28th France & USSR sign not-aggression treaty

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28th Groucho Marx performed on radio for 1st time

Comedian Groucho Marx
Comedian
Groucho Marx
  • 29th Cole Porters musical "Gay Divorcee" premieres in NYC
  • 29th France signs non-agression pact with Soviet Union
  • 29th USSR & France sign no attack treaty