Historical Events In November - 18
Monday, 06 July 2020
1869 On November - 18 james E Sullivan, founder (Amateur Athletic Union)
1871 On this day in history amadeo Vives, composer
1874 National Woman's Christian Temperance Union organizes in Cleveland on November - 18.
1874 On November - 18 carrie White, oldest US woman (dies Nov 1990 at 116)
1877 On November - 18 arthur C Pigou, English economist (Wealth & welfare)
1881 On this day in history percy Lesueur, hockey player/inventor (large goalie glove)
1882 Amelita Galli-Curci, Italy, operatic soprano (Cave of the Winds) on this day in history.
1883 On November - 18 standard time zones established by railroads in US and Canada
1883 On November - 18 antonin DvorĂˇk's "Husitska," premieres
1883 Wilhelm Siemens, German/British physicist (steam engine), dies on November - 18.
1886 Chester A Arthur, 21st pres (1881-85), dies in NY at 56 on November - 18.
1887 Eduard Marxsen, composer, dies at 81 on November - 18.
1888 On this day in history frances Marion, SF CA, screenwriter/actress (Pollyanna)
1889 Oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii on November - 18.
1889 Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao) on November - 18.
1889 On this day in history william Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68
1893 On November - 18 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Providentissimus Deus
1894 1st newspaper Sunday color comic section published (NY World) on this day in history.
1895 Ernst Levy, composer on this day in history.
1897 Jules Buffano, St Louis Mo, pianist (Jimmy Durante Show) on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history joris Ivens, Nijmegen Netherlands, director (Rain)
1899 Trumper scores 208 in 185 mins (1 five 25 fours) NSW v Qld on this day in history.
1899 Eugene Ormandy, [Blau], Budapest Hungary, conductor (Phila Orch) on November - 18.
1900 On November - 18 constantin Alajalov, Russia, artist (Ditters & Jitters)
1901 The birth of George Gallup, American pollster on this day in history.
1901 George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll) on this day in history.
1902 Bkln toymaker Morris Michton names teddy bear after Teddy Roosevelt on November - 18.
1902 Barbara Giuranna, composer on this day in history.
1903 Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty gives US exclusive canal rights in Panama on November - 18.
1903 Lillian Fuchs, composer on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history general Esteban Huertas steps down after the government of Panama fears he wants to stage a coup.
1904 On November - 18 guido Santorsola, composer
1904 Justus van Maurik, cigar manufacturer/author/head of Red Guard, dies on November - 18.
1905 Prince Carl of Denmark becomes King Haakon VII of Norway on this day in history.