Gyaanipedia:OnThisDay/November 26

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  • 2008

Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and Lashkar-e-Taiba attacked on Mumbai also known as 26/11.

  • 1957

President Eisenhower suffers a minor stroke.

  • 1975

Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme is found guilty of an attempt on President Gerald Ford's life.

  • 1979

Oil deposits equaling OPEC reserves are found in Venezuela.

  • 1982

Yasuhiro Nakasone is elected the 71st Japanese prime minister.

  • 1983

At London's Heathrow Airport, almost 6,800 gold bars worth nearly £26 million stolen from Brinks-MAT vault.

  • 1998

Tony Blair becomes the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to address the Republic of Ireland's parliament.

  • 2000

Republican candidate George W. Bush is certified the winner of Florida's electoral votes, giving him enough electoral votes to defeat Democrat Al Gore Jr. for the US presidency, despite losing the popular vote.

  • 2011

NATO forces in Afghanistan attack a Pakistani checkpost in a friendly fire incident, killing 24 soldiers and wounding 13 others.