Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist
1902 Frederico Freitas, composer on November - 15.
1903 On November - 15 eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman) on this day in history.
1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on this day in history.
1904 On November - 15 tilly Losch, Vienna Austria, actress (Garden of Allah)
1906 Curtis E Le May, air force general/VP candidate on this day in history.
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 November - 15.
1907 On this day in history horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 On November - 15 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 November - 15.
1913 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje) on November - 15.
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 November - 15.
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 this day in history.
1918 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26 on November - 15.
1919 On November - 15 senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
1919 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) on November - 15.
1919 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies on November - 15.
1920 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection on November - 15.
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 On November - 15 british Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party