TODAY IN HISTORY
Nov. 23, 1936
Life, the photojournalism magazine created by Henry R. Luce, was first published.
ALSO ON THIS DATE 1889
The first jukebox made its debut in San Francisco, at the Palais Royale Saloon. (The coin-operated device consisted of four listening tubes attached to an Edison phonograph.)
The seven-month U.S. military occupation of Veracruz, Mexico, ended.
Most U.S. wartime rationing of foods, including meat and butter, was set to expire by day’s end.
The People’s Republic of China was seated in the U.N. Security Council.