Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
1897 On this day in history john Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67
1898 On this day in history willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap)
1899 On this day in history morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal
1901 Hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
1902 On November - 15 leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on November - 15.
1903 Eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague on November - 15.
1903 On November - 15 stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
1904 On November - 15 king C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade
1904 On November - 15 tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah)
1906 On November - 15 curtis E Le May, air force general/VP candidate
1907 On November - 15 the birth of Count Claus von Stauffenberg, Involved in the attempt on the life of Hitler
1907 Count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel on November - 15.
1907 On November - 15 horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 On November - 15 cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies
1909 On November - 15 don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King)
1910 On November - 15 wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79
1911 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins on November - 15.
1913 On this day in history rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje)
1914 Ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia on November - 15.
1914 Gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer on this day in history.
1916 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados on November - 15.
1917 On this day in history gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67)
1918 On November - 15 victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War
1918 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26 on November - 15.
1919 On this day in history senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
1919 On this day in history carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP)
1919 On this day in history alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies
1920 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection on this day in history.
1920 On November - 15 league of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva
1920 On this day in history ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 On November - 15 kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 On this day in history british Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party