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Here are some historical world events that took place on November 30:
1872: The first-ever international football match took place between Scotland and England at Hamilton Crescent in Glasgow.
1939: The Winter War began as the Soviet Union invaded Finland.
1954: The first successful kidney transplant was performed by Dr. Joseph E. Murray and Dr. David Hume at Brigham Hospital in Boston, USA.
1966: Barbados gained independence from the United Kingdom.
1993: The Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act was signed into law in the United States, imposing federal background checks on firearm purchasers.
1999: In Seattle, the anti-globalization protests against the World Trade Organization (WTO) reached their peak, leading to widespread chaos and clashes with law enforcement.
2004: Longtime Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma stepped down, marking the end of his term in office.
2013: China successfully launched its Chang’e-3 lunar rover, marking the first time China had landed a spacecraft on the Moon.
2015: The Paris Agreement, a global climate change accord, was adopted by 195 countries during the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21).
2020: Prominent Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was assassinated near Tehran.
These are just a few examples, and many more events have occurred on November 30th throughout history.
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