Historical Events Happened In November - 15
Friday, 31 July 2015
1979 British government identifies Sir Anthony Blunt as 4th man in Soviet spy ring on November - 15.
1980 On this day in history pope John Paul II began 5 day visit to West Germany,
1980 On this day in history annunzio Mantovani, Italian orchestra leader (Mantovani), dies at 75
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 John Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1984 Baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks on this day in history.
1985 On November - 15 spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90
1986 Alexandre Tansman, Polish composer (Dyptique), dies at 89 on November - 15.
1987 28 of 82 aboard Continental Airlines DC-9 die in crash at Denver on November - 15.
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 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 this day in history.
1990 Bill E Herndon, actor (Rivals), dies at 54 on November - 15.
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 On November - 15 saul Chaplin, director (West Side Story), dies at 85
2005 An earthquake near Sanriku in Japan occurs, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued on this day in history.
2005 Australia: Large workers' protest against the Coalition government's planned Industrial Reform legislation in Australia on November - 15.
2006 On November - 15 al Jazeera launches its new English language news channel, Al Jazeera English.
2006 On November - 15 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 November - 15.
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