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Daily Almanac: Nov. 8, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset:
RISE:
7:21 a.m.
SET:
5:33 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures:
HIGH:
60 °F
LOW:
40 °F

Today is…:

• Election Day
• National Cappuccino Day
• National Young Reader’s Day

What Happened On This Day:

• 1889 Montana is admitted as the 41st state
• 1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected as the 32nd President, defeating incumbent president Herbert Hoover
• 1988 Vice President George H. W. Bush is elected as the 41st president

Births On This Day:

• 1900 Margaret Mitchell
American author
• 1966 Gordon Ramsay
Scottish chef and television host

Deaths On This Day:

• 1674 John Milton
English poet
• 1953
Ivan Bunin
Russian author, poet and Nobel Prize laureate