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 This day in History - November 15
371 Historic Events for November 15
1931

Jan Terlouw, Dutch MP (D-66)/author (Winters in Wartime)

Birth
1931

John Kerr, NYC, actor (South Pacific, Peyton Place, Pit and Pendulum)

Birth
1932

Petula Clark, Surrey England, rock vocalist (Downtown, My Love)

Birth
1932

Clyde L McPhatter, Durham NC, singer (Drifters-Treasure My Love)

Birth
1932

Walt Disney Art School created

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1933

Affie Jarvis, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia, 9 catches), dies

Death
1933

Barbara Carson, Memphis Tn, actress (Comedy Tonight, Carter Country)

Birth
1933

Jack Burns, Boston Mass, comedian (Burns and Schreiber)

Birth
1934

Peter Dickinson, composer

Birth
1934

Joanna Barnes, Boston, actr (Parent Trap, Spartacus, Goodbye Charlie)

Birth
1934

Nobel for chemistry awarded to Harold C Urey (deuterium)

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1934

Anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth's manufacturer (Devout and D), dies

Death
1935

Commonwealth of Philippines inaugurated

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1935

Peter John Welding, record producer

Birth
1935

Ariston Muguranayanga Chambati, politician/businessman

Birth
1936

Nazi-Germany and Japan sign Anti-Komintern pact

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1936

Wolf Biermann, writer

Birth
1937

1st congressional session in air-conditioned chambers

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1937

William E "Little Willie" John, [Woods], US RandB singer (Fever)

Birth
1937

Yaphet Kotto, NYC, actor (Brubaker, Alien, Raid on Entebbe, Homicide)

Birth
1938

1st telecast of an unscheduled event (fire), W2XBT, NY

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1938

Farewell Parade of International Brigades in Barcelona

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1938

George Glover, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies

Death
1939

Anti-German demonstrations in Czechoslovakia

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1939

Social Security Administration approves 1st unemployment check

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