Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 24 July 2016
1947 On November - 15 bradman scores his 100th 100, 172 v Indians at the SCG
1948 On November - 15 william Lyon Mackenzie King retires as PM of Canada
1949 On this day in history kRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
1950 On this day in history arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League)
1951 Cricket 1st-class debut of Hanif Mohammad, Pak XI v MCC, Lahore on this day in history.
1953 WIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting on November - 15.
1954 On November - 15 the first regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins
1954 On November - 15 1st regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins
1954 On November - 15 lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], actor (Dr Kildare, Key Largo), dies at 76
1955 Poland & Yugoslavia sign trade agreement on this day in history.
1955 On November - 15 lloyd Bacon, director (Fuller Brush Girl, 42nd Street), dies at 65
1956 On November - 15 "Li'l Abner" opens at St James Theater NYC for 693 performances
1957 On this day in history uS sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years and $3,000 fine
1957 US sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years & $3,000 on November - 15.
1958 Tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44 on this day in history.
1959 Robert White & Perry Smith murder four members of the Herbert Clutter Family at their farm outside Holcomb, Kansas on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history alex Kennedy, cricketer (31 wkts in 5 Tests for England 1922-23), dies
1960 On November - 15 elgin Baylor of NBA LA Lakers scores 71 points vs NY Knicks
1961 On this day in history douglas Walton, actor (Bad Lands), dies of heart attack at 51
1963 Fritz Reiner, Hung/US conductor (Chicago Symphony Orch), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1965 On November - 15 craig Breedlove sets land speed record (600.601 mph-966.57 kph)
1966 Gemini XII returns to Earth on this day in history.
1967 Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km on November - 15.
1967 Alice Lake, silent screen actress (Frisco Kid, Wicked), dies at 72 on November - 15.
1969 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War on November - 15.
1969 Janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL on November - 15.
1969 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1974 On November - 15 james Morrison, actor (Don't, Black Beauty), dies on his 86th birthday
1975 On November - 15 willem Scheps, Dutch journalist, dies at 77
1976 Jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1977 President Jimmy Carter welcomes Shah of Iran on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history 183 die as Icelandic Airlines DC-8 crashes in Colombo, Sri Lanka
1978 On this day in history margaret Mead, anthropologist (Thoughts & Female), dies in NY at 76
1979 On this day in history aBC-TV announces it would broadcast nightly specials on Iran hostage