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Today in history: Nov. 21
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Today in history: Nov. 21

In 1980, 87 people died in a fire at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Anna Faris, Diane Ladd, Don Cheadle, Howie Mandel, Joel Coen, Maria…

London’s famed Crystal Palace, constructed for the Great Exhibition of 1851, was destroyed in a fire, and more events that happened on this da…

In 1942, fire engulfed the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Boston, killing 492 people in the deadliest nightclub blaze ever, and more events that …

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