On this day: November 5

POSTED: 09:11 PM PST Nov 04, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Nov 04, 2015 

Guy Fawkes is caught red-handed, Susan B. Anthony votes, George Foreman becomes the oldest heavyweight boxing champion ever, Saddam Hussein is sentenced to death, and tragedy strikes Fort Hood, all on this day.

OTD November 5 - Los Angeles Raiders
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1984: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the NFL had exceeded antitrust limits in attempting to stop the Oakland Raiders from moving to Los Angeles. Owner Al Davis had been seeking to move the team from Oakland, California, to Los Angeles since 1980, despite a unanimous vote by league owners against the move and an injunction filed by the NFL. In May 1982, a jury found in favor of Davis and the Los Angeles Coliseum, clearing the way for the team to move to Los Angeles for the 1982 season.


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