What Happened in November 1913

Historical Events

  • Nov 1 Notre Dame upsets Army 35-13, 1st to use forward pass effectively

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Nov 1 Less than a week after the US non-intervention promise, President Woodrow Wilson demands that Mexican dictator Huerta resigns

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson
  • Nov 2 St Louis Browns mgr George Stovall is 1st to jump to Federal League
  • Nov 5 Ludwig III crowned king of Bavaria

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Nov 6 Mahatma Gandhi arrested for leading Indian miners' march in South Africa

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi
  • Nov 9 Storm "Freshwater Fury" sinks 8 ore-carriers on Great Lakes
  • Nov 13 1st modern elastic brassiere patented by Mary Phelps Jacob
  • Nov 15 9th Australasian Championships: Ernie Parker beats Harry Parker (2-6, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2)
  • Nov 17 1st US dental hygienists course forms, Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • Nov 17 The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans
  • Nov 18 Lincoln Deachey performs first airplane loop-the-loop (San Diego)
  • Nov 23 Jim Larkin and James Connolly establish the Irish Citizens Army in order to protect strikers
  • Nov 25 The Irish Volunteers founded in Dublin to "secure the rights and liberties common to all the people of Ireland"
  • Nov 26 Russian kingdom forbids Polish congregation of speakers
  • Nov 26 Phi Sigma Sigma is founded at Hunter College in New York City.
  • Nov 28 Heavyweight Jack Johnson KOs Andre Spaul in Paris
  • Nov 29 5th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Toronto Parkdale, 44-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Burt Lancaster, American actor (From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 2 Ivor Roberts-Jones, sculptor
  • Nov 4 Gig Young, St. Cloud Minnesota, American actor (They Shoot Horses Don't They)
  • Nov 5 John McGiver, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 5 Vivien Leigh, (Gone With Wind) Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn

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Nov 7 Albert Camus, French author (The Just-Nobel 1957), born in Dréan, Algeria (d. 1960)

Author Albert Camus
Author
Albert Camus
  • Nov 8 Robert Strauss, American actor (Sgt Gruzewsky-Mona McCluskey), born in NYC, New York

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Nov 9 Hedy Lamarr, actress (Ecstacy, Samson & Delilah), born in Vienna, Austria

Actress and Inventor Hedy Lamarr
Actress and Inventor
Hedy Lamarr
  • Nov 9 Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps)
  • Nov 10 Alvaro Cunhal, Portuguese communist
  • Nov 10 Arthur Mullard, comedian
  • Nov 10 Thelma Hulbert, painter
  • Nov 11 German Leont'yevich Zhukovsky, composer
  • Nov 11 Peter Black, TV critic
  • Nov 13 Alexander Scourby, actor (Jesus, Shaggy Dog, Giant), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 13 Lon Nol, Cambodian politician (d. 1985)
  • Nov 13 Helen Mack, American actress (d. 1986)
  • Nov 15 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje)
  • Nov 15 Arthur Haulot, Belgian journalist (d. 2005)
  • Nov 20 Judy Canova, American comedian and actress (Cannonball), born in Starke, Florida (d. 1983)
  • Nov 21 Roy Boulting, British film director (d. 2001)
  • Nov 22 Benjamin Britten, Lowestoft Suffolk England, composer (Beggar's Opera)
  • Nov 22 Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (d. 2006)
  • Nov 24 Gisela Mauermeyer, Germany, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • Nov 24 Howard Duff, Bremerton Washington, actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing)
  • Nov 25 Jack Davies, screenwriter
  • Nov 25 Lewis Thomas, American physician and essayist (d. 1993)
  • Nov 26 Foy Draper, US, relay runner (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • Nov 26 Joshua William Steward, polymath
  • Nov 27 Frances Swem Anderson, technologist (nuclear medicine)
  • Nov 27 Robert Dougall, English TV host
  • Nov 28 Hugo Pos, Suriname/Neth WW II prosecutor of minor war crimes Tokyo
  • Nov 30 John K M McCaffery, Moscow Idaho, TV host (One Minute Please)

Famous Weddings

  • Nov 25 28th US President Woodrow Wilson's daughter Jessie marries in The White House

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 3 Hans Bronsart von Schellendorf, composer, dies at 83

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Nov 7 Alfred Russel Wallace, British naturalist and biologist (b. 1823)

Naturalist, biologist, and explorer Alfred Russel Wallace
Naturalist, biologist, and explorer
Alfred Russel Wallace
  • Nov 25 Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer (Ball Screw), dies