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|02 Nov 1962||Swan Lake|
|03 Nov 1922||QANTAS|
|06 Nov 1999||Referendum|
|23 Oct 1955||Cocos (Keeling) Islands on board|
|27 Oct 1915||7th Prime Minister|
|28 Oct 1916||Conscription referendum|
|28 Oct 1968||The postman calls once|
|30 Oct 1920||Communist Party of Australia|
|31 Oct 1961||National Astronomical Observatory|
|31 Oct 1973||Whitlam in China|