Nov 24 in history: Assassin of President Kennedy shot, Dhaka factory fire and more

Here is what happened in history today

1874

Joseph Farwell Glidden patents first commercially successful barbed wire

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1963

Lee Harvey Oswald, the assassin of President John F. Kennedy, is shot

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1971

Northwest Orient Airline 305 is hijacked over Seattle; all passengers safe

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2001

In Turkey, changes to the legal code make women equal to men before the law

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2012

Fire breaks out in a clothing factory in Dhaka, killing at least 110

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