Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 28 August 2016
1947 Bradman scores his 100th 100, 172 v Indians at the SCG on November - 15.
1948 William Lyon Mackenzie King retires as PM of Canada on November - 15.
1949 On November - 15 kRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
1950 On November - 15 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 November - 15.
1953 On November - 15 wIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting
1954 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 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 November - 15.
1958 Tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44 on November - 15.
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 November - 15.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gemini XII returns to Earth
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 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 this day in history.
1969 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1974 James Morrison, actor (Don't, Black Beauty), dies on his 86th birthday on November - 15.
1975 On November - 15 willem Scheps, Dutch journalist, dies at 77
1976 On November - 15 jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72
1977 On this day in history president Jimmy Carter welcomes Shah of Iran
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 this day in history.
1979 On November - 15 aBC-TV announces it would broadcast nightly specials on Iran hostage