World Temperance Day
Germany - National Day - 3 October
1863 - President Abraham Lincoln issued a proclamation designating the last Thursday in November as Thanksgiving Day.
1929 - Yugoslavia became the official name of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes.
1932 - Iraq gained independence from Britain and joined the League of Nations.
1990 - Dissolution of East Germany and Official Unification of Germany (9 November 1989 - Demolition of Berlin Wall begins)
History and Importance of the Day - Index of the Year