On this day: November 22

Published On: Nov 21 2012 01:09:33 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 22 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

A notorious pirate is captured and killed, RCA Victor buys Elvis' contract from Sun Records, the nation mourns a president, and The Beatles release "The White Album," all on this day.

OTD November 22 - Abigail Adams
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1744: Abigail Adams, who would go on to become United States' second first lady as the wife of President John Adams from 1797 to 1801, is born in Weymouth, Massachusets. She was also the mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States.

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