Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Thursday, 02 October 2014
1979 British government identifies Sir Anthony Blunt as 4th man in Soviet spy ring on this day in history.
1980 Pope John Paul II began 5 day visit to West Germany, on this day in history.
1980 Annunzio Mantovani, Italian orchestra leader (Mantovani), dies at 75 on November - 15.
1981 Enid Markey, actress (Foolish Mothers, Civilization), dies at 85 on November - 15.
1982 Funeral services held in Moscow's Red Square for Leonid I Brezhnev on November - 15.
1983 John Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71 on November - 15.
1984 Baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks on November - 15.
1985 On this day in history spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90
1986 Alexandre Tansman, Polish composer (Dyptique), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1987 28 of 82 aboard Continental Airlines DC-9 die in crash at Denver on November - 15.
1988 On November - 15 pLO proclaims the State of Palestine, recognizes Israeli existence
1988 Soviet space shuttle makes unmanned maiden flight (2 orbits) on November - 15.
1988 On this day in history mona Washbourne, actress (Blue Bird, Games), dies at 84
1990 On November - 15 president Bush signs the Clear Air Act of 1990
1990 On this day in history bill E Herndon, actor (Rivals), dies at 54
1993 On November - 15 luciano Liggio, Italian mafia leader/painter, dies
1994 Anthony Ward, writer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1995 Eve Perrick, journalist, dies at 78 on November - 15.
1996 On November - 15 alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92
1997 Saul Chaplin, director (West Side Story), dies at 85 on November - 15.
2005 An earthquake near Sanriku in Japan occurs, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued on November - 15.
2005 Australia: Large workers' protest against the Coalition government's planned Industrial Reform legislation in Australia on November - 15.
2006 Al Jazeera launches its new English language news channel, Al Jazeera English on November - 15.
2006 Start of the Sales and Use Tax in Puerto Rico; a response to the Puerto Rico budget crisis of may 2006 on November - 15.
2006 The State of Hawaii bans smoking in all enclosed public places on this day in history.
2012 At least 95 people are killed in Syrian conflicts on this day in history.
2013 On this day in history 5 people are killed and 10 are injured after a train derails in Nashik, India