7 November It Happened Today
1659 The Franco-Spanish war ends.
1867 Birth of Marie Curie.
1885 Canadian Pacific railway completed.
1916 Jeanette Rankin of Montana becomes first female member of US Congress.
1961 Konrad Adenauer elected West German Chancellor for the fourth time.
1978 Death of American heavyweight boxer Gene Tunney.
1980 Death of actor Steve McQueen.