Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 19 April 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 November - 15.
1949 KRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
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 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 The first regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins on November - 15.
1954 On November - 15 1st regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins
1954 Lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], actor (Dr Kildare, Key Largo), dies at 76 on November - 15.
1955 On November - 15 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 this day in history.
1957 On this day in history uS sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years and $3,000 fine
1957 On this day in history uS sentences Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel to 30 years & $3,000
1958 Tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44 on November - 15.
1959 On November - 15 robert White & Perry Smith murder four members of the Herbert Clutter Family at their farm outside Holcomb, Kansas.
1959 On November - 15 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 Douglas Walton, actor (Bad Lands), dies of heart attack at 51 on this day in history.
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 On November - 15 michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km
1967 Alice Lake, silent screen actress (Frisco Kid, Wicked), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history.
1975 Willem Scheps, Dutch journalist, dies at 77 on November - 15.
1976 Jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72 on November - 15.
1977 On November - 15 president Jimmy Carter welcomes Shah of Iran
1978 On November - 15 183 die as Icelandic Airlines DC-8 crashes in Colombo, Sri Lanka
1978 On November - 15 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.