A to Z This Day in World History | November 23rd

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Here are some notable historical events that happened on November 23:

534: BC Thespis of Icaria becomes the first recorded actor to portray a character onstage.

1644: John Milton publishes “Areopagitica,” a pamphlet decrying censorship.

1889: The first jukebox goes into operation at the Palais Royale Saloon in San Francisco.

1890: King William III of the Netherlands dies without a male heir, leading to the end of the House of Orange-Nassau.

1910: Johan Alfred Ander becomes the last person to be executed in Sweden.

1936: Life magazine is reborn as a photo magazine.

1943: World War II: The Deutsche Opernhaus on Bismarckstra├če in the Berlin neighborhood of Charlottenburg is destroyed.

1971: The People’s Republic of China takes the Republic of China’s seat on the United Nations Security Council.

1992: The first smartphone, the IBM Simon, is introduced at COMDEX in Las Vegas.

2001: Convention on Cybercrime is signed in Budapest, Hungary.

2010: The first successful run of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, Europe’s particle research organization.

2015: Turkey shoots down a Russian military jet near the Syrian border, causing tensions between the two countries.

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