On this day: November 8

Published On: Nov 08 2012 12:52:55 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 08 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

Gunslinger Doc Holliday dies, the X-ray is discovered by accident, John F. Kennedy is elected president, and the Florida recount begins, all on this day.

OTD November 8 - Cynthia Lennon
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1968: Cynthia Powell Lennon is granted a divorce from John Lennon. The two had been married for six years, but Lennon had left her for Yoko Ono earlier in the year.

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