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  1. According to the Monsters Inc DVD commentary track, the sushi restaurant was originally blown up by the CDA. After the events of September 11, Pixar changed the scene to show the restaurant covered in a plasma dome. They managed to pull this off in time for the November 2 release date.

  2. In November 2008 at the height of hyperinflation, 1 US dollar was equal to 2,621,984,228,675,650,147,435,579,309,984,228 Zimbabwe dollars

  3. The road to Prague was opened when an army of the Catholic League defeated a Bohemian Force at the Battle of White Mountain on November 8, 1620. In addition to having the Bohemians outnumbered, the Catholic force was better equipped and more professional, with more than 2,000 hussars.

  4. The Gunpowder Plot was a plan to blow up 2,500 kg of gunpowder on November 5th, 1605, that had been hidden underneath the House of Parliament. This was to be the day of the State Opening, and the explosion would have killed King James I, and everyone in the building as well.

  5. National holidays in Mexico include Independence Day (September 16), Día de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, Las Posadas (December 16 to December 24), Noche Buena (December 24), Navidad (December 25), Año Nuevo (December 31 to January 1), Twelfth Night of Christmas (January 5), and the Day of the Dead (November 2).

  6. Mating season of chinstrap penguins takes place during November and December. They construct round nest where female lays 2 eggs. Both parents participate in the incubation of eggs (shift usually lasts 5 to 10 days) during a period of 37 days.

  7. Mating and calving takes place from November to March. Female gives birth every 3rd year. Pregnancy lasts 11 months and ends with one baby. Baby whale is 20 feet long and weighs 2 to 3 tons at birth. It depends on the mother's milk 6 to 7 months. Young whales reach sexual maturity at the age of 6 to 12 years.

  8. Promoted to general, Patton played a key role in the Allied invasion of North Africa - Operation Torch - in November 1942.

  9. Within 24 hours of its release on November 10, 2009, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 had sold 4.7 million copies and by March 12, 2010 it had sold more than 14 million copies.

  10. Attempts by the Japanese to reinforce their land forces in the Philippines led to the Battle of Ormoc Bay (November 11-21, 1944), which was another decisive American victory.

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The last game to be released on the Playstation 2 was Pro Evolution Soccer in November 2013, more than 13 years after the original release of the PS2 and just two weeks before the release of the Playstation 4.

The first major bitcoin transaction was made by man buying 2 pizzas for around 10,000BTC which would have been equal to $12,000,000 in November 2013.

Laika, a husky-spitz mixed breed stray dog, was sent on a one-way suicide mission into space by Russia on board Sputnik 2 on November 3, 1957. Though she became the first known earthling to orbit the planet, she soon died of heat overexposure when the heat shield was lost.

About Soviet Space dog, Laika - a stray mongrel from the streets of Moscow, selected to be the occupant of the Soviet spacecraft Sputnik 2 that was launched into outer space on 3 November 1957

By November the Red Army was able to bring in enough man and new equipment produced east of the Urals to push back the German advance and end Operation Barbarossa.

Laika was a Soviet space dog who became one of the first animals in space, and the first animal to orbit the Earth. Laika, a stray dog from the streets of Moscow, was selected to be the occupant of the Soviet spacecraft Sputnik 2 that was launched into outer space on November 3, 1957.

Other countries in eastern Europe were also to be partitioned between Germany and the Soviet Union. Most interestingly, Finland was placed in the Soviet sphere of influence. The Soviets invaded Finland in November 1939 and fought that country to a stalemate in February 1941. Finland then attacked the Soviet Union as part of Operation Barbarossa.

On November 2, 1915 Goddard received a patent for his invention of a vacuum tube that amplified a radio signal.

To coincide with the release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, a six-part comic book series was created and debuted on November 11, 2009.

for over 17 years not all of humanity has lived on planet earth. Since November 2, 2000 the ISS has been continuously inhabited. (h/t Jacob Keaton on The West Wing Weekly podcast)

Typhoon Haiyan began to be monitored on November 2, 2013, by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. It began approximately 265 miles from Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia.

The tide started to turn for the Soviets when they initiated Operation Uranus on November 19, 1942, which was a massive assault on the Romanian and Hungarian flanks.

Canadian "Alert", the northernmost permanently inhabited place in the world, receives 0.0 monthly sunshine hours between November-February. That's 120 consecutive days, or 2,880 hours, of darkness!

The world's longest hunger striker- Irom Chanu Sharmila ,began her hunger strike on 2 November 2000 which is still ongoing. she has vowed not to eat, drink, comb her hair or look in a mirror until a controversial act which grants special powers to Indian Armed Forces is repelled.

Colonel Kunio Nakagawa was the commander of the Imperial Japanese Army forces on Peleliu during the battle. As with many Japanese commanders during World War II, when it was obvious that they were going to lose the battle, Nakagawa took his own life in a seppuku ritual. He impaled himself with a katana sword on November 24, but fighting continued for three days.

A mountain town called Sagada honors the dead by making little bonfires beside each grave. This happens every November 2.

On November 7, 1979 Carter’s National Security Adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski received a call at 3am NORAD, was reporting a Soviet missile attack. He was told 250 Russian nuclear missiles were inbound, then a second call said 2,200 were inbound.

"Last Thursdayism", a skeptical hypothesis posted on Usenet on November 2, 1992 that states that the universe was created last Thursday, with human memory, history books, fossils, etc. intact.

The Morris worm was one of the first computer worms distributed via the Internet (November 2, 1988).

The Ghostbusters Theme Song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 on August 11, 1984, staying there for three weeks, and at number two on the UK Singles Chart on September 16, 1984, staying there for three weeks. The song re-entered the UK Top 75 on November 2, 2008, at No. 49.

The film Phone Booth was originally due to be released on November 15, 2002. However, in October, 2002, the Beltway sniper attacks occurred in the Washington, DC area and due to its striking similarity to the film plot the movie was delayed & later released in theaters on April 2, 2003.

In November 2008, US$1 was equivalent to 2,621,984,228,675,650,147,435,579,309,984,228 Zimbabwe Dollars.

A Indian lady named Irom Chanu Sharmila has been on hunger strike from 2 November 2000, which is still ongoing after 15 years.

How fast ALS can progress, 2-5 years. This is Kevin O'Donnell who was diagnosed with ALS in November of 2011. This channel documents his progression of the illness.

The longest sniper shot distance was 2,707 yards in November,2009, by CoH Craig Harrison

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