Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
1947 Bradman scores his 100th 100, 172 v Indians at the SCG on this day in history.
1948 William Lyon Mackenzie King retires as PM of Canada on this day in history.
1949 KRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
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 On November - 15 cricket 1st-class debut of Hanif Mohammad, Pak XI v MCC, Lahore
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 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 "Li'l Abner" opens at St James Theater NYC for 693 performances on November - 15.
1957 US sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years and $3,000 fine on November - 15.
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 November - 15.
1959 Alex Kennedy, cricketer (31 wkts in 5 Tests for England 1922-23), dies on this day in history.
1960 Elgin Baylor of NBA LA Lakers scores 71 points vs NY Knicks on this day in history.
1961 On November - 15 douglas Walton, actor (Bad Lands), dies of heart attack at 51
1963 On November - 15 fritz Reiner, Hung/US conductor (Chicago Symphony Orch), dies at 74
1965 Craig Breedlove sets land speed record (600.601 mph-966.57 kph) on this day in history.
1966 Gemini XII returns to Earth on November - 15.
1967 Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 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 On this day in history jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72
1977 President Jimmy Carter welcomes Shah of Iran on November - 15.
1978 183 die as Icelandic Airlines DC-8 crashes in Colombo, Sri Lanka on November - 15.
1978 Margaret Mead, anthropologist (Thoughts & Female), dies in NY at 76 on November - 15.
1979 ABC-TV announces it would broadcast nightly specials on Iran hostage on this day in history.