Today in History: November 1

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Today in History: November 1

November 1, 2013 Updated Nov 1, 2013 at 9:27 AM CDT

Click inside to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: The Stamp Act takes effect; The US explodes the first hydrogen bomb; Sistine Chapel paintings are first shown to the public; Algerian nationalists rebel against French rule; NFL's Walter Payton dies.