1989 ALSO IN THE NEWS…

History Revealed - - TIME CAPSULE NOVEMBER -

7 NOVEM­BER In Vir­ginia, Democrat Dou­glas Wilder is made state gover­nor fol­low­ing the gu­ber­na­to­rial elec­tions, mak­ing him the first African-Amer­i­can gover­nor in the USA.

16 NOVEM­BER The first west­ern make-up store, Estée Lauder, opens in Moscow. It be­comes so packed with ea­ger women that po­lice have to set up bar­ri­cades out­side.

22 NOVEM­BER The Pres­i­dent of Le­banon, René Moawad, is as­sas­si­nated in Beirut just 17 days after his in­au­gu­ra­tion. A bomb ex­ploded close to his mo­tor­cade, killing him and 23 oth­ers.

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