On this day: November 14

Published On: Nov 13 2012 02:18:16 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 14 2014 02:00:00 AM EST

America's first library opens, a plane crash kills most of the Marshall University football team, Princess Anne marries a commoner, and Michael Jackson premieres his "Black or White" video, all on this day.

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NASA

1971: The U.S. spacecraft Mariner 9 becomes the first spacecraft to orbit another planet when it reaches Mars.