November 19, 1978: The biggest mass suicide in history occurs as Rev. Jim Jones leads over 900 followers to their deaths at Jonestown, Guyana.
November 20, 1945: The Nuremberg War Crime Trials begin.
November 22, 1963: President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas.
November 24, 1859: Charles Darwin’s book On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection is published, theorizing that all living creatures descended from a common ancestor.