Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Saturday, 31 January 2015
1897 On this day in history john Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67
1898 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap) on this day in history.
1899 On November - 15 morning Post reporter Winston Churchill & wife captured in Natal
1901 On this day in history hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese
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 November - 15.
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on November - 15.
1903 On this day in history 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 November - 15.
1906 Curtis E Le May, air force general/VP candidate on November - 15.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1910 On this day in history wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author, dies at 79
1911 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
1913 On November - 15 rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje)
1914 On this day in history ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia
1914 On November - 15 gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
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 On this day in history victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War
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 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 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 Ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg on this day in history.
1921 KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions on November - 15.
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on this day in history.