Historical Events In November - 12
Saturday, 23 March 2019
1936 1st TV Gardening show on this day in history.
1936 Mort Shuman, rocker on November - 12.
1937 On November - 12 ina Balin, Brooklyn NY, actress (Danger in Paradise)
1937 On this day in history harry Smith, England cricket wicket-keeper (v WI 1928), dies
1938 On November - 12 hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland
1939 On November - 12 jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands
1939 On November - 12 jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David
1939 On this day in history ruby Nash Curtis, US singer (Romantics-Our Day Will Come)
1939 On this day in history (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59
1940 On this day in history blizzard strikes midwest, 154 die (69 on boat on Great Lakes)
1940 On November - 12 ria Lubbers, wife of Dutch premier Ruud Lubbers
1940 Alejandro Garcia Caturla, composer, dies at 34 on November - 12.
1941 Germany's drive to take Moscow halted on this day in history.
1941 Frank Rosenthal, rocker on this day in history.
1941 On November - 12 abe "Kid Twist" Reles, NY gangster/police informer, killed
1942 On November - 12 north Africa west of Algiers is subdued by Allied forces.
1942 On this day in history in World War II, battle of Guadalcanal began
1943 Landwacht (NSB-political party) forms in Netherlands on this day in history.
1943 On November - 12 brian Hyland, Queens NY, rocker (She Wore an Itsy Bitsy ... Bikini)
1944 On this day in history the German battleship Tirpitz is sunk off the Norwegian coast.
1944 RAF sink German battleship "Tirpitz" at Tromso Fjord Norway on this day in history.
1944 Edgar Stillman Kelley, US composer (Gulliver), dies at 87 on November - 12.
1945 Canadian rock musician Neil Young is born on November - 12.
1945 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Cordell Hull (establishing UN) on November - 12.
1946 On this day in history first drive-in bank window established (Chicago)
1946 On November - 12 walt Disney's "Song Of The South" released
1946 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago) on November - 12.
1947 On this day in history kPO-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KNBC (now KNBR)
1947 Emmuska Orczy, British author (Scarlet Pimpernel), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1948 Japanese premier Hideki Tojo sentenced to death by war crimes tribunal on this day in history.
1948 Umberto Giordano, composer, dies at 81 on November - 12.
1949 On this day in history hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64
1950 On this day in history gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards
1951 17 die in a train crash in Woodstock AL on this day in history.