Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Monday, 22 September 2014
1897 John Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1898 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap) on this day in history.
1899 On this day in history morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal
1901 Hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese on this day in history.
1901 On November - 15 heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
1902 On this day in history leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on this day in history.
1903 Eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague on this day in history.
1903 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman) on November - 15.
1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on this day in history.
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 this day in history count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel
1907 On November - 15 horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 On November - 15 cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies
1909 Don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King) on November - 15.
1910 On November - 15 wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79
1911 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins on November - 15.
1913 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history 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 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 Senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty) on November - 15.
1919 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) on this day in history.
1919 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies on this day in history.
1920 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection on this day in history.
1920 On November - 15 league of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva
1920 On November - 15 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
1921 On this day in history kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.