Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 19 December 2014
1897 On November - 15 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 November - 15 morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal
1901 On November - 15 hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese
1901 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF on November - 15.
1902 On November - 15 leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 On this day in history frederico Freitas, composer
1903 On November - 15 eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 On this day in history stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79
1911 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins on this day in history.
1913 On November - 15 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 On November - 15 dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados
1917 On this day in history gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67)
1918 Victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War on November - 15.
1918 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
1919 Senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty) on this day in history.
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 this day in history league of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva
1920 On November - 15 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions on November - 15.
1922 On this day in history british Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party