1574: Assasination of Charles de Guise., (Plotted by Catharina de Médicis)
1783: Washington resigns, as United States Army's commander-in-chief
1825: Lowndes Co., Thomas Co.
1913: US Federal Reserve system, authorized
1973: Six Persian Gulf nations double their oil prices,
1814: War of 1812 [end], Source: ToW
1814: Treaty of Ghent, Source: ToW
1814: Treaty of Ghent, signed ending War of 1812.
(This news did not arrive until after Battle of New Orleans.)
1851: Fire devastates Library of Congress, in Wash destroys 35 000 volumes
1865: Ku Klux Klan, Several Confederate veterans form the Ku Klux Klan in Pulaski Tn.
2012: Nazi leaders put on trial at Nuremberg Germany.
1945, 20 November