Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
1979 British government identifies Sir Anthony Blunt as 4th man in Soviet spy ring on November - 15.
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 this day in history.
1981 On November - 15 enid Markey, actress (Foolish Mothers, Civilization), dies at 85
1982 Funeral services held in Moscow's Red Square for Leonid I Brezhnev on November - 15.
1983 On November - 15 john Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71
1984 On this day in history baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks
1985 Spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90 on November - 15.
1986 Alexandre Tansman, Polish composer (Dyptique), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history 28 of 82 aboard Continental Airlines DC-9 die in crash at Denver
1988 PLO proclaims the State of Palestine, recognizes Israeli existence on this day in history.
1988 Soviet space shuttle makes unmanned maiden flight (2 orbits) on November - 15.
1988 Mona Washbourne, actress (Blue Bird, Games), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1990 President Bush signs the Clear Air Act of 1990 on November - 15.
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 On November - 15 eve Perrick, journalist, dies at 78
1996 On this day in history 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 On November - 15 australia: Large workers' protest against the Coalition government's planned Industrial Reform legislation in Australia.
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 this day in history.
2006 The State of Hawaii bans smoking in all enclosed public places on November - 15.
2012 On this day in history at least 95 people are killed in Syrian conflicts
2013 On November - 15 5 people are killed and 10 are injured after a train derails in Nashik, India
2014 Vladimir Putin 's press secretary says media reports that the Russian president plans to leave the G20 Summit in Brisbane early are nonsense on November - 15.