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The TW&E History Book
- Nov. 26, 1789 - President George Washington proclaims a national day of Thanksgiving.
- Nov. 26, 1863 - President Abraham Lincoln proclaims that the nation will celebrate Thanksgiving Day each November.
- Nov. 26, 1942 - Casablanca, considered one of the top Hollywood films of all time, premieres in New York.
- Nov. 27, 1963 - Lyndon Johnson delivers his first speech as president following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.