Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 28 November 2014
1897 On November - 15 john Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67
1898 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap) on this day in history.
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 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF on November - 15.
1902 Leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist on this day in history.
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on November - 15.
1903 On this day in history eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman) on November - 15.
1904 On this day in history 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 The birth of Count Claus von Stauffenberg, Involved in the attempt on the life of Hitler on this day in history.
1907 On November - 15 count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel
1907 On November - 15 horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 On this day in history cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies
1909 Don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King) on this day in history.
1910 Wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79 on November - 15.
1911 On November - 15 proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
1913 On November - 15 rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje)
1914 On November - 15 ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia
1914 On this day in history gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
1916 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados on November - 15.
1917 Gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67) on November - 15.
1918 On this day in history victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War
1918 On November - 15 georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26
1919 Senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty) on November - 15.
1919 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) on this day in history.
1919 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies on this day in history.
1920 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection on this day in history.
1920 League of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva on this day in history.
1920 On November - 15 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.