Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Monday, 20 October 2014
1947 On November - 15 bradman scores his 100th 100, 172 v Indians at the SCG
1948 On this day in history 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 Arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League) on this day in history.
1951 Cricket 1st-class debut of Hanif Mohammad, Pak XI v MCC, Lahore on November - 15.
1953 On this day in history wIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting
1954 On November - 15 the first regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins
1954 1st regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins on November - 15.
1954 Lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], actor (Dr Kildare, Key Largo), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1955 On this day in history poland & Yugoslavia sign trade agreement
1955 On November - 15 lloyd Bacon, director (Fuller Brush Girl, 42nd Street), dies at 65
1956 On this day in history "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 On this day in history tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44
1959 On November - 15 robert White & Perry Smith murder four members of the Herbert Clutter Family at their farm outside Holcomb, Kansas.
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 November - 15 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 Craig Breedlove sets land speed record (600.601 mph-966.57 kph) on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history gemini XII returns to Earth
1967 Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km on November - 15.
1967 On November - 15 alice Lake, silent screen actress (Frisco Kid, Wicked), dies at 72
1969 On this day in history 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War
1969 On this day in history janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL
1969 On November - 15 roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75
1974 James Morrison, actor (Don't, Black Beauty), dies on his 86th birthday on November - 15.
1975 Willem Scheps, Dutch journalist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1976 On November - 15 jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72
1977 On November - 15 president Jimmy Carter welcomes Shah of Iran
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 ABC-TV announces it would broadcast nightly specials on Iran hostage on November - 15.