On this day: November 26

Published On: Nov 25 2012 11:03:40 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 26 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Thanksgiving Day becomes an official holiday, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is published, the NHL is formed, "Casablanca" premieres, and the Concorde lands for the last time, all on this day.

OTD November 26 - Stan Berenstain
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2005: Author and illustrator Stan Berenstain, best known for creating the children's book series "The Berenstain Bears" with his wife Jan Berenstain, dies of cancer at age 82 in Solebury Township, Pa.

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