Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 04 September 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 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 this day in history.
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 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman) on November - 15.
1904 On this day in history king C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade
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 this day in history.
1907 Horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73 on November - 15.
1908 Cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies on November - 15.
1909 On November - 15 don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King)
1910 On November - 15 wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79
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 On November - 15 gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
1916 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP)
1919 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies on November - 15.
1920 On this day in history free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection
1920 On this day in history 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 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on November - 15.