Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Sunday, 29 May 2016
1979 British government identifies Sir Anthony Blunt as 4th man in Soviet spy ring on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history pope John Paul II began 5 day visit to West Germany,
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 On this day in history funeral services held in Moscow's Red Square for Leonid I Brezhnev
1983 John Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71 on November - 15.
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 this day in history.
1986 On this day in history alexandre Tansman, Polish composer (Dyptique), dies at 89
1987 On November - 15 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 this day in history.
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 November - 15 bill E Herndon, actor (Rivals), dies at 54
1993 Luciano Liggio, Italian mafia leader/painter, dies on November - 15.
1994 On November - 15 anthony Ward, writer, dies at 57
1995 Eve Perrick, journalist, dies at 78 on November - 15.
1996 Alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92 on November - 15.
1997 Saul Chaplin, director (West Side Story), dies at 85 on November - 15.
2005 On November - 15 an earthquake near Sanriku in Japan occurs, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued.
2005 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
2006 On this day in history start of the Sales and Use Tax in Puerto Rico; a response to the Puerto Rico budget crisis of may 2006.
2006 On this day in history the State of Hawaii bans smoking in all enclosed public places.
2012 On this day in history at least 95 people are killed in Syrian conflicts
2013 5 people are killed and 10 are injured after a train derails in Nashik, India on this day in history.
2014 On November - 15 vladimir Putin 's press secretary says media reports that the Russian president plans to leave the G20 Summit in Brisbane early are nonsense