Historical Events for 4th November 2019

1646 – Massachusetts uses death penalty for denying that Holy Bible is God’s word
1862 – Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun in Indianapolis
1911 – France and Germany sign treaty about Morocco and Congo
1933 – Young Park (1) in the Bronx named in honor of James Young
1966 – Flooding of Arno River (Italy) destroys countless art works, kills 113
1968 – “Wichita Lineman” 12th album by Glen Campbell is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1969)
1978 – USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1985 – “Edge of Darkness” first airs on BBC Two, featuring Bob Peck and Joanne Whalley
1992 – NY Jets announce they are moving from WABC to WFAN radio
2002 – Chinese authorities arrest cyber-dissident He Depu for signing pro-democracy letter to the 16th Communist Party Congress

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