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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 14, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 14, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2006.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Nov. 14, the 318th day of 2005 with 47 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Nov. 14, the 319th day of 2004 with 47 to follow.
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Today is Friday, Nov. 14, the 318th day of 2003 with 47 to follow.
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Joe Bob's Week in Review

Charles Laverne Singleton, who sits on Death Row in Arkansas, will be given an anti-psychotic drug until he's sane enough to execute, thanks to a ruling by the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.
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Morton Downey (November 14, 1901 – October 25, 1985) was a singer popular in the United States, enjoying his greatest success in the 1930s and 1940s. Downey was nicknamed "The Irish Nightingale".

Sean Morton Downey was born in Wallingford, Connecticut, the child of James and Bessie (Cox) Downey. He later dropped his first name in favor of his middle name as his professional name

For a time in the 1920s, Downey, a tenor, sang with Paul Whiteman's Orchestra. He first recorded in 1923 for Edison Records under the pseudonym Morton James; the following year he recorded for Victor with the S.S. Leviathan Orchestra. In 1925 he began 4 years of recording for Brunswick Records. In 1926 he had a hit in the show Palm Beach Nights.

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