Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
1897 John Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67 on November - 15.
1898 On November - 15 willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap)
1899 Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal on November - 15.
1901 Hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese on November - 15.
1901 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF on November - 15.
1902 On this day in history leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 On this day in history frederico Freitas, composer
1903 Eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on November - 15.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 Cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies on November - 15.
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 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins on November - 15.
1913 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje) on this day in history.
1914 On November - 15 ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia
1914 On this day in history gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
1916 On November - 15 dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados
1917 Gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67) on November - 15.
1918 Victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War on this day in history.
1918 On November - 15 georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26
1919 On November - 15 senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
1919 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) on November - 15.
1919 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies on this day in history.
1920 On November - 15 free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection
1920 League of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva on November - 15.
1920 On November - 15 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 On November - 15 kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.