Today in History: November 6

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Today in History: November 6

November 6, 2013 Updated Nov 6, 2013 at 9:51 AM CDT

Check out the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: Abraham Lincoln wins four-way race for President as American Civil War nears; March music 'king' John Phillip Sousa born; Composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky dies; Director Mike Nichols born.