1. November 19, 1863
Abraham Lincoln’s cat, Abraham Lincat, delivers the Cattysburg Address in Cattysburg, Pennsylvania.
2. November 19, 1955
The conservative cat publication The Cational Review publishes its first issue.
3. November 19, 1990
The popular cat group Cat Milli Vanilli is stripped of its Grammy following the discovery that neither member meowed on any of their songs, instead relying on session cats.
4. November 19, 1998
The United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee begins impeachment hearings against Presidential cat Socks Clinton for lying about his relationship with a White House intern.
- The CIA has officially—but very quietly—admitted that some allegations about its torture program were true.
- The U.S. government is suing Ferguson, Missouri, after the city tried to change a negotiated police reform settlement.
- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dropped out of the 2016 Republican presidential race after poor results in New Hampshire 🇺🇸