Video: '72 Hours to Victory Part 1' (ABC News)
(Monday, November 2, 1992, during the — Democratic presidential nominee Bill Clinton began a nine-city, eight-state, 4,100-mile 1992 presidential campaign) tour today in a final bid for votes in tomorrow’s election. Continue reading Bill Clinton begins nine-city tour in final bid for presidency 20 years ago today (1992)
Video: 'The Missionary' trailer
(Friday, November 2, 1982) — , a comedy film about a missionary recalled to England to minister to London’s prostitutes, opened today in the U.S. The Missionary
Directed by Richard Loncraine, the film stars Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Trevor Howard and Denholm Elliot.
Video: 'The Palm Beach Story' (trailer)
(Monday, November 2, 1942) — , a romantic screwball comedy film about a married woman who courts an eccentric millionaire to finance her husband’s career, premiered today in New York City. The Palm Beach Story
Directed by Preston Sturges, the film stars Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor and Rudy Vallee.
Video: 'American President #14: Franklin Pierce (1853-1857)' (Nov. 2, 1852, at 5:21)
(Tuesday, November 2, 1852, during the — Former Democratic U.S. Senator Franklin Pierce of New Hampshire was 1852 presidential campaign) elected President of the United States today, defeating Whig Winfield Scott, Commanding General of the U.S. Army from Virginia. Continue reading Pierce defeats Scott, elected President of the United States 160 years ago today (1852)