Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Monday, 30 March 2015
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 On this day in history hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese
1901 On this day in history heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
1902 On November - 15 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 this day in history.
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 On November - 15 the birth of Count Claus von Stauffenberg, Involved in the attempt on the life of Hitler
1907 On November - 15 count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel
1907 Horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73 on November - 15.
1908 On November - 15 cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies
1909 Don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 On November - 15 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 November - 15.
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 November - 15 free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection
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 On this day in history kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on November - 15.