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This Day in History: Nov. 19

This Day in History: Nov. 19
**FILE** In a in Nov. 1975 file photo, actor Jack Nicholson is shown in a scene from the movie "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest". Oregon State Hospital, the mental institution where the 1975 movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" was filmed, is making way for a new complex. Most of the dilapidated, 125-year-old main building will be torn down and replaced starting this fall. (AP Photo/United Artist, File) ORG XMIT: PD103 (Anonymous / Associated Press)

In 1975, the film "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," starring Jack Nicholson, was released by United Artists.

1794: The United States and Britain signed Jay's Treaty, which resolved some issues left over from the Revolutionary War.

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1831: The 20th president of the United States, James A. Garfield, was born in Orange Township, Ohio.

1863: President Abraham Lincoln dedicated a national cemetery at the site of the Civil War battlefield of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania.

1942: During World War II, Russian forces launched their winter offensive against the Germans along the Don front.

1969: Apollo 12 astronauts Charles Conrad and Alan Bean made the second manned landing on the moon.

1995: The animated film "Toy Story," a Buena Vista Pictures release, had its world premiere in Hollywood.

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