Historical Events In November - 12
Sunday, 20 January 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 Harry Smith, England cricket wicket-keeper (v WI 1928), dies on this day in history.
1938 On November - 12 hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland
1939 Jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands on November - 12.
1939 On November - 12 jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David
1939 On November - 12 ruby Nash Curtis, US singer (Romantics-Our Day Will Come)
1939 (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59 on November - 12.
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 On this day in history alejandro Garcia Caturla, composer, dies at 34
1941 On November - 12 germany's drive to take Moscow halted
1941 Frank Rosenthal, rocker on November - 12.
1941 On November - 12 abe "Kid Twist" Reles, NY gangster/police informer, killed
1942 North Africa west of Algiers is subdued by Allied forces on November - 12.
1942 On this day in history in World War II, battle of Guadalcanal began
1943 On this day in history landwacht (NSB-political party) forms in Netherlands
1943 On this day in history brian Hyland, Queens NY, rocker (She Wore an Itsy Bitsy ... Bikini)
1944 On November - 12 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 On November - 12 edgar Stillman Kelley, US composer (Gulliver), dies at 87
1945 On this day in history canadian rock musician Neil Young is born
1945 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Cordell Hull (establishing UN) on November - 12.
1946 First drive-in bank window established (Chicago) on November - 12.
1946 On this day in history walt Disney's "Song Of The South" released
1946 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago) on this day in history.
1947 KPO-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KNBC (now KNBR) on November - 12.
1947 On November - 12 emmuska Orczy, British author (Scarlet Pimpernel), dies at 82
1948 Japanese premier Hideki Tojo sentenced to death by war crimes tribunal on this day in history.
1948 On November - 12 umberto Giordano, composer, dies at 81
1949 Hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64 on November - 12.
1950 On November - 12 gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards
1951 On this day in history 17 die in a train crash in Woodstock AL