On this day: November 15

Published On: Nov 14 2012 12:14:13 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 15 2015 02:00:00 AM EST

Sherman begins his march to the sea, FDR lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial, Elvis Presley makes his movie debut, and Joey Buttafuoco heads to jail, all on this day.

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1986: The Beastie Boys release their debut album "Licensed to Ill." The album would be certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America on Feb. 2, 1987, and eventually certified nine-times platinum on Sept. 5, 2001.