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1995: NHL lockout ends after 103 days

It's always about the money. The big business of professional sports has meant frequent battles between players and owners for a piece of the multimillion-dollar pie. The 2004 hockey lockout was the first in a decade, but over the years sports labour disputes have plagued professional football, baseball, basketball and hockey — resulting in shortened seasons and furious fans.
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October 21, 1959 -- on New York City's Fifth Avenue, thousands of people line up outside a bizarrely shaped white concrete building that resembled a giant upside-down cupcake. It was opening day at the new Guggenheim Museum, home to one of the world's top collections of contemporary art.
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Oct 23, 1976:
Chicago has its first #1 hit with "If You Leave Me Now"

Chicago—one of history's most prolific rock bands—has its first #1 hit on October 23, 1976, with "If You Leave Me Now."
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October 25, 1881 -- Pablo Picasso, one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century, is born in Malaga, Spain.
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October 28 1929 - Black Monday, a day in the Wall Street Crash of 1929 which also saw major stock market upheaval.
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October 28, 1965 -- Construction is completed on the Gateway Arch, a spectacular 630-foot-high parabola of stainless steel marking the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial on the waterfront of St. Louis, Missouri.
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Oct 28, 1919:
Congress enforces prohibition

Congress passes the Volstead Act over President Woodrow Wilson's veto. The Volstead Act provided for the enforcement of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, also known as the Prohibition Amendment.
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October 29 1929 - The New York Stock Exchange crashes in what will be called the Crash of '29 or "Black Tuesday", ending the Great Bull Market of the 1920s and beginning the Great Depression.
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October 29, 2013 -- I just had my six month cleaning at the dentist.

Well, they can't ALL be historically significant, you know...
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12 Nov 1919 brothers Ross and Keith Smith started a one month flight from London to Australia.

In 1919 the Australian Prime Minister Billy Hughes announced the now famous 'AIR RACE'. A prize of £10,000 was to be awarded for the first machine to fly from London to Australia in 30 days or less. Completing the flight in 27 days and 20 hours, the brothers received a cheque for £10,000 which they insisted on sharing equally with their two mechanics. They also each received a knighthood for the achievement.

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