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What Happened on November 24, 1868

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Person of interestScott Joplin

Scott Joplin, American ragtime entertainer and composer (Maple Leaf Rag, The Entertainer), born in Texarkana, Texas (d. 1917)

Ragtime Composer Scott Joplin
Ragtime Composer
Scott Joplin

1868 Highlights

About November 24, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius