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On this day: November 28

Published On: Nov 28 2012 12:52:20 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 28 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.

OTD November 28 - Jon Stewart
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1962: Comedian Jon Stewart, best known as the host of Comedy Central's satirical news program "The Daily Show" since 1999, is born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz in New York City.

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