Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
1897 On this day in history john Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67
1898 On November - 15 willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap)
1899 On November - 15 morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal
1901 Hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese on November - 15.
1901 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF on this day in history.
1902 On November - 15 leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on this day in history.
1903 On November - 15 eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman) on November - 15.
1904 On November - 15 king C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade
1904 Tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah) on November - 15.
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 On this day in history count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel
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 On November - 15 don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King)
1910 Wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79 on November - 15.
1911 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
1913 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje) on November - 15.
1914 Ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia on this day in history.
1914 Gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer on November - 15.
1916 On this day in history dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados
1917 On this day in history gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67)
1918 On November - 15 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 Senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty) on this day in history.
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 November - 15.
1920 On November - 15 league of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva
1920 Ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg on November - 15.
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