On This Day

Historical Events on November 12 (Part 2)

Book releaseHistoric Publication

2018 Former US First lady Michelle Obama publishes her memoir "Becoming"

US First Lady Michelle Obama
US First Lady
Michelle Obama
  • 2019 Former Houston Astros MLB pitcher Mike Fiers reveals team secretly “stole signs” via camera from visiting teams 2015-17; comms between opposing pitchers & catchers intercepted and relayed to Astros batters
  • 2019 Disney launches its streaming service Disney+

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2019 550th anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak - the founder of Sikhism celebrated in India and Pakistan

Founder of Sikhism Guru Nanak
Founder of Sikhism
Guru Nanak

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2019 Former Bolivian President Evo Morales takes asylum in Mexico

1st Indigenous President of Bolivia Evo Morales
1st Indigenous President of Bolivia
Evo Morales
  • 2019 Israeli forces kill senior commander of Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group in the Gaza Strip with Palestinian militants setting off retaliatory rockets at Israel

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2020 US President-elect Joe Biden announces Ron Klain will be his White House Chief of Staff

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden