Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 23 October 2016
1897 On this day in history john Mercer Langston, US black jurist, dies at 67
1898 On this day in history willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap)
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 On this day in history heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
1902 Leopold II, King of Belgium almost assassinated by Italian anarchist on November - 15.
1902 On this day in history frederico Freitas, composer
1903 On November - 15 eugen d'Alberts opera "Tiefland," premieres in Prague
1903 On November - 15 stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
1904 King C Gillette patents Gillette razor blade on November - 15.
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 November - 15.
1907 On this day in history horatio Richmond Palmer, composer, dies at 73
1908 Cixi [the old Buddha], empress-widow of China, dies on November - 15.
1909 On this day in history don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King)
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 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje) on November - 15.
1914 On this day in history ital socialist Benito Mussolini founds newspaper Il populo d'italia
1914 On this day in history gheorghe Dumitrescu, composer
1916 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados on November - 15.
1917 On this day in history gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67)
1918 Victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War on November - 15.
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 On November - 15 carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP)
1919 On this day in history alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies
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 On November - 15 kYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 British Conservative wins election/Labour 2nd party on November - 15.