Historical Events In November - 01
Wednesday, 03 June 2020
1849 On November - 01 dutch govt of Thorbecke forms
1853 On November - 01 jose Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910)
1855 Guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music) on November - 01.
1859 On November - 01 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 On November - 01 charles Brantley Aycock, (Gov-NC)
1861 Gen George B McClellan made general in chief of Union armies on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)
1863 On November - 01 fortifications built on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay) by troops
1863 -8] Averell's Raid (on)to Lewisburg, West Virginia on this day in history.
1863 On November - 01 alfred Reisenauer, composer
1864 -Dec) Tennessee campaign on November - 01.
1865 Zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens on this day in history.
1865 On November - 01 monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v S Africa at 23)
1866 On this day in history 1st Civil Rights Bill passes
1867 "Harpers Bazaar" publishes on this day in history.
1869 Deli Me forms T B V tobacco in Sumatra on this day in history.
1870 US Weather Bureau begins operations (24 locations) on November - 01.
1871 On November - 01 the birth of Stephen Crane, American novelist
1871 On this day in history alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer
1876 On November - 01 king Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden)
1877 Dutch govt of Heemskerk-Van Lynden resigns on November - 01.
1877 Roger Quilter, British composer on this day in history.
1878 On November - 01 edward Scripps & John Sweeney found Penny Press (Cleveland Press)
1878 Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentina, jurist (Nobel Peace Prize 1936) on November - 01.
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 Jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris), dies at 22 on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history 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.
1884 On November - 01 the Gaelic Athletic Association is set up in Hayes's Hotel in Thurles, County Tipperary.
1885 First train service established over CP between Montreal and Winnipeg via Ottawa, Sudbury and the Lakehead on this day in history.
1885 On November - 01 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Immortale Dei
1886 On this day in history ananda College, a leading Buddhist school in Sri Lanka was established with 37 students.
1886 Hermann Broch, Austria, novelist (Sleepwalkers, Bewitchment) on November - 01.
1887 On November - 01 the birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures