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27th November in history

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1885 – Earliest photograph of a meteor shower taken

1895 – Alfred Nobel’s will establishes the Nobel Prize

1901 – U.S. Army War College is established in Washington, D.C.

1914 – 1st British woman elected political agent (Grantham, Linconshire)

1965 – 1st French satellite launched; France becomes 3rd nation in space

1971 – Soviet Mars 2 becomes 1st spacecraft to crash land on Mars

2001 – A hydrogen atmosphere is discovered on the extrasolar planet Osiris by the Hubble Space Telescope, the first atmosphere detected on an extrasolar planet.

2005 – The first partial human face transplant is completed in Amiens, France.

2013 – Greece becomes the first developed market to be demoted into an emerging market by the MSCI index


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