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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 - Bat Masterson
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Library of Congress

1853: Bat Masterson, who would become known as a buffalo hunter, U.S. marshal, Army scout, gambler, frontier lawman and journalist in the Old West, is born in Henryville, Canada East, in what is Quebec today.

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