Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Thursday, 26 November 2015
1947 On November - 15 bradman scores his 100th 100, 172 v Indians at the SCG
1948 William Lyon Mackenzie King retires as PM of Canada on this day in history.
1949 On November - 15 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 this day in history.
1953 WIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting on November - 15.
1954 The first regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history 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 On this day in history poland & Yugoslavia sign trade agreement
1955 On this day in history 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 November - 15 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 this day in history.
1958 On November - 15 tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44
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 Alex Kennedy, cricketer (31 wkts in 5 Tests for England 1922-23), dies on November - 15.
1960 Elgin Baylor of NBA LA Lakers scores 71 points vs NY Knicks on November - 15.
1961 On November - 15 douglas Walton, actor (Bad Lands), dies of heart attack at 51
1963 On this day in history fritz Reiner, Hung/US conductor (Chicago Symphony Orch), dies at 74
1965 On November - 15 craig Breedlove sets land speed record (600.601 mph-966.57 kph)
1966 On November - 15 gemini XII returns to Earth
1967 On November - 15 michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km
1967 On November - 15 alice Lake, silent screen actress (Frisco Kid, Wicked), dies at 72
1969 On November - 15 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War
1969 On November - 15 janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL
1969 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history james Morrison, actor (Don't, Black Beauty), dies on his 86th birthday
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 Margaret Mead, anthropologist (Thoughts & Female), dies in NY at 76 on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history aBC-TV announces it would broadcast nightly specials on Iran hostage