Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 01 March 2015
1897 John Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67 on November - 15.
1898 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
1902 Leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist on this day in history.
1902 On November - 15 frederico Freitas, composer
1903 On November - 15 eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 On November - 15 stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
1904 On November - 15 king C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade
1904 Tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah) on this day in history.
1906 Curtis E Le May, air force general/VP candidate on this day in history.
1907 The birth of Count Claus von Stauffenberg, Involved in the attempt on the life of Hitler on November - 15.
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 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 Wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1914 Gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1918 Victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War on November - 15.
1918 On November - 15 georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26
1919 On this day in history senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
1919 On November - 15 carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP)
1919 On November - 15 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 this day in history.
1920 On November - 15 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.