Historical Events In November - 01
Saturday, 08 May 2021
1849 Dutch govt of Thorbecke forms on this day in history.
1853 On this day in history jose Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910)
1855 On November - 01 guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music)
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 this day in history.
1859 Charles Brantley Aycock, (Gov-NC) on November - 01.
1861 Gen George B McClellan made general in chief of Union armies on November - 01.
1862 Johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano) on November - 01.
1863 Fortifications built on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay) by troops on this day in history.
1863 On November - 01 -8] Averell's Raid (on)to Lewisburg, West Virginia
1863 On November - 01 alfred Reisenauer, composer
1864 -Dec) Tennessee campaign on November - 01.
1865 On November - 01 zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens
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 On November - 01 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 On this day in history alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer
1876 On this day in history king Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden)
1877 Dutch govt of Heemskerk-Van Lynden resigns on November - 01.
1877 On November - 01 roger Quilter, British composer
1878 On this day in history edward Scripps & John Sweeney found Penny Press (Cleveland Press)
1878 On this day in history carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentina, jurist (Nobel Peace Prize 1936)
1879 Pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41) on November - 01.
1880 On this day in history alfred L Wegener, German meteorologist (continental shift)
1881 Jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris), dies at 22 on November - 01.
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 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 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 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.