On this day: November 29

Published On: Nov 29 2012 12:22:18 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 29 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Edison shows off his phonograph, atom bomb testing heads underground, a chimpanzee orbits the Earth, the Pong craze begins, and the world loses another Beatle, all on this day.

OTD November 29 - Army-Navy game
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Naval Institute Archives

1890: Navy defeats Army by a score of 24-0 in the first Army-Navy football game. The game was played at West Point, New York.

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