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1963: John F Kennedy is laid to rest
The funeral of the assassinated President, John F Kennedy, takes place in Washington.

1973: Army deposes 'hated' Greek president
The Greek government is toppled by the armed forces after weeks of unrest.

1998: 'Corrupt' Turkish government falls
The government of Turkey collapses after losing a no-confidence motion over corruption allegations.

1991: Silcott not guilty of PC's murder
The man who was jailed for life in 1987 for killing a police officer is cleared of the crime.

1981: Brixton riots report blames racial tension
The inquiry into the Brixton riots in April blames serious social and economic problems affecting Britain's cities.


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22 November
Top Story: 1963: Kennedy shot dead in Dallas

23 November
Top Story: 1996: Hijacked jet crashes into sea

24 November
Top Story: 1963: Kennedy 'assassin' murdered

26 November
Top Story: 1983: 25m gold heist at Heathrow

27 November
Top Story: 1975: TV presenter Ross McWhirter shot dead

28 November
Top Story: 1990: Tearful farewell from Iron Lady


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