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 This day in History - November 19
360 Historic Events for November 19
1909

Rose Isabel Williams, sister of Tennessee Williams

Birth
1910

Ferenc Moln…rs "Tester," premieres in Budapest

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1911

NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy

Event
1911

Ramon Caceres, President (Dominican Republic), murdered

Death
1912

George E Palade, Romanian/US cell biologist (ribosomen, Nobel 1974)

Birth
1912

Alo‹s Blommaert, Flemish literary (Difficult Beginning)

Birth
1915

Solomon Schechter, theologist, dies at about 64

Death
1915

Joe Hill, Labor leader/songwriter, executed for murder

Death
1917

Indira Gandhi, Allahabad India, Indian PM (1966-77, 1980-84)

Birth
1917

Basil Grieve, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests England v S Afr 1889), dies

Death
1918

Catherine Elizabeth Pennington, personal assistant

Birth
1919

George Fenneman, Peking China, TV announcer (You Bet Your Life)

Birth
1919

Alan Young, England, actor (Time Machine, Wilbur Post-Mr Ed)

Birth
1919

US Senate rejects (55-39) Treaty of Versailles and League of Nations

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1920

Ursula Heathcote Nicholls, campaigner

Birth
1921

Roy Campanella, Bkln Dodger catcher (NL MVP 1951/53/55)

Birth
1922

Demonstration for a French Language University in Ghent

Event
1922

Stanley K Runcorn, British geophysicist (Doctor of Utrecht)

Birth
1923

B‚la Bart•k's "Tancsuite," premieres

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1923

French Netscher, author/journalist (In 3rd Chamber), dies at 59

Death
1924

Lee Stack, British sirdar in Egypt/gov-gen of Sudan, murdered

Death
1926

Jeane J Kirkpatrick, Duncan Okla, US ambassador to UN (R)

Birth
1926

British mine strikes after 28 weeks ends

Event
1928

Achille Simonetti, composer, dies at 71

Death
1928

1st issue of Time magazine, Japanese Emperor Hirohito on cover

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