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On this day: November 15

POSTED: 12:14 PM EST Nov 14, 2012    UPDATED: 02:00 AM EST Nov 15, 2013 

Sherman begins his march to the sea, FDR lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial, Elvis Presley makes his movie debut, and Joey Buttafuoco heads to jail, all on this day.

OTD November 15 - Christopher Columbus
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1492: Christopher Columbus notes in his journal the use of tobacco among Indians -- the first recorded reference to tobacco.

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