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GBScGv1495Nov27Scottish king James IV receives pretender-to-throne Perkin Warbeck
GBScMd1582Nov27William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway receive their marriage license
NESeNd1587Nov27Dutch County Groningen flood by dike break
NASeNd1703Nov27Freak storm dissipates over England
NAScBd1746Nov27Robert R. Livingston (aka The Chancellor) is born
GBMePr1786Nov27Robert Burns postpones emigration to Jamaica
ASScLc1798Nov27Rabbi Shneur Zalman, author of Tanya, released from St. Peterburg jail
EUScGv1815Nov27Cracow (Poland) declared a free republic
GBSeIv1826Nov27John Walker invents friction match in England
FRScRn1830Nov27St. Catherine Laboure experiences a vision of the Virgin Mary standing on a globe and emanating rays of light from her hands
NASeMp1839Nov27American Statistical Association organizes in Boston
ASMeMu1842Nov27Mikhail Glinka’s opera Ruslan and Lyudmila premieres in Petersburg
GBMeMu1843Nov27Michael William Balfe’s opera The Bohemian Girl premieres in London

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