On this day: November 1

POSTED: 1:34 AM Nov 01 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Nov 01 2015

The Sistine Chapel's ceiling is unveiled, the National Weather Service makes its first forecast, the U.S. explodes its first hydrogen bomb, and Honda opens its first U.S. factory, all on this day.

OTD November 1 - Larry Flynt
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1942: Larry Flynt, the publisher of the pornographic magazine Hustler and who has fought several prominent legal battles involving the First Amendment, is born in Lakeville, Kentucky.


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