- 1782 - The United States and Britain signed preliminary peace articles in Paris, ending the Revolutionary War.
- 1803 - Spain completed the process of ceding Louisiana to France.
- 1804 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Chase went on trial accused of political bias. He was later acquitted by the U.S. Senate.
- 1939 - The Russo-Finnish War began when 20 divisions of Soviet troops invaded Finland.
- 1940 - Lucille Ball and Cuban musician Desi Arnaz were married.
- 1954 - In Sylacauga, AL, Elizabeth Hodges was injured when a meteorite crashed through the roof of her house. The rock weighed 8½-pounds.
- 1971 - ABC-TV aired "Brian's Song." The movie was about Chicago Bears' Brian Picolo and his friendship with Gale Sayers.
Monday, November 30, 2020
History for November 30
History for November 30 - On-This-Day.com