Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 29 April 2016
1897 John Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1902 Leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist on November - 15.
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on this day in history.
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 November - 15 tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah)
1906 Curtis E Le May, air force general/VP candidate on this day in history.
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 Horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1908 Cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies on this day in history.
1909 Don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King) on November - 15.
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 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 November - 15.
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 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On November - 15 kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on November - 15.