On this day: November 15

Published On: Nov 14 2012 11:14:13 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 15 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

Sherman begins his march to the sea, FDR lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial, and Elvis Presley makes his movie debut, all on this day.

OTD November 15 - Christopher Columbus
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1492: Christopher Columbus notes in his journal the use of tobacco among Indians -- the first recorded reference to tobacco.

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