Nov 21 1964 The Verrazanno Narrows Bridge (Brooklyn to Staten Island) opens, becoming the world's longest suspension bridge. Nov 21 1959 Jack Benny (Violin) & Richard Nixon (Piano) play their famed duet. Nov 21 1871 Emilio Onra, the first human cannon ball is lauched. Nov 21 1794 Honolulu Harbor is discovered.
Nov 21 1904 Coleman Hawkins, virtually created the tenor saxophone for jazz. Nov 21 1787 Sir Samuel Cunard, founded first regular Atlantic steamship line. Nov 21 1694 Voltaire, thinker.