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This Day in History: Nov. 16

This Day in History: Nov. 16

In 1959, the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “The Sound of Music” opened on Broadway.

1776: British troops captured Fort Washington in the American Revolution.

1933: The United States and the Soviet Union established diplomatic relations. 

2012: Bankrupt Hostess Brands, whose goods included Twinkies, CubCakes, HoHos and Wonder Bread, asked a judge for permission to go out of business.

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