Historical Events In November - 01
Sunday, 09 August 2020
1849 On this day in history dutch govt of Thorbecke forms
1853 On this day in history jose Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910)
1855 Guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music) on November - 01.
1859 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 on November - 01.
1859 Charles Brantley Aycock, (Gov-NC) on this day in history.
1861 Gen George B McClellan made general in chief of Union armies on this day in history.
1862 Johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano) on November - 01.
1863 Fortifications built on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay) by troops on November - 01.
1863 On this day in history -8] Averell's Raid (on)to Lewisburg, West Virginia
1863 On November - 01 alfred Reisenauer, composer
1864 On November - 01 -Dec) Tennessee campaign
1865 Zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v S Africa at 23)
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 On this day in history uS Weather Bureau begins operations (24 locations)
1871 The birth of Stephen Crane, American novelist on this day in history.
1871 Alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer on this day in history.
1876 King Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden) on November - 01.
1877 On this day in history dutch govt of Heemskerk-Van Lynden resigns
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 On November - 01 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 this day in history 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 November - 01.
1885 On this day in history pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Immortale Dei
1886 Ananda College, a leading Buddhist school in Sri Lanka was established with 37 students on November - 01.
1886 On this day in history hermann Broch, Austria, novelist (Sleepwalkers, Bewitchment)
1887 On November - 01 the birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures