On this day: November 28

Published On: Nov 28 2012 12:52:20 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 28 2016 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 - John Lennon
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Dutch National Archives

1968: John Lennon pleads guilty to a charge of misdemeanor possession of cannabis and is fined $360 in London. Yoko Ono, who was arrested with Lennon on Oct. 18, was cleared of charges.

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