Today in History: November 11

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Today in History: November 11

November 11, 2013 Updated Nov 11, 2013 at 11:07 AM CDT

Watch the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: An armistice ends the fighting in World War I; Pilgrims sign Mayflower Compact; Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat dies; Author Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. and actor Leonardo DiCaprio born.