Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 31 October 2014
1897 John Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 November - 15 frederico Freitas, composer
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 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on this day in history.
1904 Tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah) on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1907 Horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73 on November - 15.
1908 On this day in history 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 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 November - 15 gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
1916 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies
1920 On this day in history 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 KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions on November - 15.
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.