Historical Events In November - 01
Saturday, 03 December 2022
1849 Dutch govt of Thorbecke forms on November - 01.
1853 Jose Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910) on November - 01.
1855 On November - 01 guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music)
1859 On this day in history the current Cape Lookout, North Carolina, lighthouse was lit for the first time. Its first-order Fresnel lens can be seen for about 19 miles (30 kilometers), in good conditions.
1859 Charles Brantley Aycock, (Gov-NC) on this day in history.
1861 On November - 01 gen George B McClellan made general in chief of Union armies
1862 On November - 01 johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)
1863 Fortifications built on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay) by troops on November - 01.
1863 -8] Averell's Raid (on)to Lewisburg, West Virginia on November - 01.
1863 Alfred Reisenauer, composer on November - 01.
1864 -Dec) Tennessee campaign on this day in history.
1865 Zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens on this day in history.
1865 Monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v S Africa at 23) on November - 01.
1866 1st Civil Rights Bill passes on this day in history.
1867 "Harpers Bazaar" publishes on this day in history.
1869 On this day in history deli Me forms T B V tobacco in Sumatra
1870 US Weather Bureau begins operations (24 locations) on November - 01.
1871 On this day in history the birth of Stephen Crane, American novelist
1871 Alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer on November - 01.
1876 King Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden) on this day in history.
1877 Dutch govt of Heemskerk-Van Lynden resigns on November - 01.
1877 Roger Quilter, British composer on November - 01.
1878 Edward Scripps & John Sweeney found Penny Press (Cleveland Press) on November - 01.
1878 Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentina, jurist (Nobel Peace Prize 1936) on this day in history.
1879 Pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41) on November - 01.
1880 On November - 01 alfred L Wegener, German meteorologist (continental shift)
1881 On this day in history jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris), dies at 22
1884 The Harbour Grace Railway, the first railway on Newfoundland, is opened for traffic between St. Johns and Harbour Grace. The last spike was driven by Prince George, later to become King George V, who was at the time visiting Newfoundland as a midshipman aboard H.M.S. Cumberland on November - 01.
1884 On November - 01 the Gaelic Athletic Association is set up in Hayes's Hotel in Thurles, County Tipperary.
1885 On this day in history first train service established over CP between Montreal and Winnipeg via Ottawa, Sudbury and the Lakehead.
1885 On November - 01 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Immortale Dei
1886 Ananda College, a leading Buddhist school in Sri Lanka was established with 37 students on this day in history.
1886 On November - 01 hermann Broch, Austria, novelist (Sleepwalkers, Bewitchment)
1887 The birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures on November - 01.