Historical Events Happened In November - 14
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
1844 Flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41 on November - 14.
1845 On this day in history allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
1851 On this day in history "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published
1860 On this day in history feliks Ostrowski, composer, dies at 58
1861 On November - 14 frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
1863 Bedford Forrest is assigned to command of West Tennessee on November - 14.
1863 On November - 14 skirmish at Danville, Mississippi
1863 On this day in history leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite)
1875 On this day in history jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
1877 René de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn) on November - 14.
1879 On November - 14 geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 On this day in history eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
1881 On November - 14 charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination
1881 Charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination on this day in history.
1883 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52) on this day in history.
1887 On this day in history bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1888 On this day in history st Andrews Golf Club, Yonkers NY, opens with just 6 holes
1889 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip on November - 14.
1889 On this day in history new York World reporter Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Cochrane) began her attempt to surpass fictitious journey of Jules Verne's Phileas Fogg by traveling around world in less than 80 days She succeeded, finishing the trip in January in 72 days and 6 hours
1889 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64) on this day in history.
1892 James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912) on November - 14.
1893 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmanns "Hanneles Himmelfahrt," premieres in Berlin
1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi) on this day in history.
1894 On November - 14 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez" (BG)
1894 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Golden Pince-Nez" (BG) on November - 14.
1894 On this day in history harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
1896 On November - 14 power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation
1896 On November - 14 mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
1897 John Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas) on November - 14.
1900 On this day in history the birth of Aaron Copland, American composer
1900 On November - 14 clara Fasano, sculptor
1901 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) on this day in history.
1902 On November - 14 paulus T van der Maesen the Sombreff, foreign minister, dies
1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer on November - 14.