On this day: November 13

Published On: Nov 13 2012 08:38:45 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 13 2012 02:00:00 AM EST

The "frankfurter" is born, the Holland Tunnel opens to traffic, the Supreme Court integrates Alabama's public buses, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated, and water is found on the moon, all on this day.

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1995: The James Bond movie "Goldeneye," featuring Pierce Brosnan in his first time out as the famous spy, premieres at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The film would be a box office smash, earning more than $26 million in its opening weekend on the way to a worldwide gross of $350 million, making it the most successful Bond movie since 1979's "Moonraker," when adjusted for inflation.

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