Historical Events In November - 21
Monday, 17 June 2019
1854 On November - 21 benedict XV, [Giacomo PGB marques della Chiessa], 258th Pope (1914-22)
1861 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet on November - 21.
1863 Arthur Quiller-Couch, [Q], editor (Oxford Book of English Verse) on this day in history.
1863 On this day in history joseph Mayseder, composer, dies at 74
1864 On November - 21 -22] Battle at Griswoldville, Georgia
1865 On this day in history shaw University forms in Raleigh NC
1867 Vladimir N Ipatiev, Russian chemist on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history joe Darling, cricketer (Australian lefty batsman at turn of century)
1870 On November - 21 karel J Erben, Czech poet (Ruiker), dies at 69
1871 Moses Gale patents a cigar lighter on November - 21.
1871 Moses F Gale patents a cigar lighter (NYC) on this day in history.
1871 Panayot Pipkov, composer on November - 21.
1875 Friedrich A Lange, philosopher/socialist (Neo-Kantianism), dies at 67 on November - 21.
1876 On November - 21 skirmish between HM Stanley's expedition & natives
1877 On November - 21 tom Edison announces his "talking machine" invention
1877 On this day in history tom Edison announces his "talking machine" invention (phonograph)
1877 Louis Campbell-Tipton, composer on this day in history.
1878 Gustav Radbruch, German lawyer/minister of Justice on this day in history.
1880 Henry Stanley & Pierre de Brazza quarrel about possession of Congo on this day in history.
1880 On November - 21 franz Hessel, writer
1882 On November - 21 sergei G Netsjajev, Russian nihilist, dies at 35
1886 On this day in history harold G Nicolson, English diplomat/author (Good Behaviour)
1888 The birth of Harpo Marx, American comedian on November - 21.
1894 On November - 21 corinne Griffith, Texarkana TX, actress (3 Hours, Lilies of Field)
1895 On November - 21 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Bruce Partington Plans" (BG)
1898 On this day in history rené Magritte, Belgian surrealistic painter (This is Not a Pipe)
1899 On this day in history garret Augustus Hobart, 24th VP, dies
1900 Alice Calhoun, Cleveland OH, Silent film actress (Flowing Gold) on this day in history.
1900 J J Ferris, cricketer (48 wickets for Aust in 8 Tests in 1880's), dies on November - 21.
1901 On November - 21 richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot," premieres in Dresden
1902 On this day in history hocky broadcaster Foster Hewitt is born
1902 1st night football game, Phila Athletics beats Kanaweola AC, 39-0 on November - 21.
1902 Michail A Suslov, Russian party ideologist [OS=Nov 8] on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history coleman Hawkins, virtually created tenor saxophone for jazz