November 1932 in History

Events in History

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Nov 1 Wernher von Braun named head of German liquid-fuel rocket program

Rocket Scientist Werner von Braun
Rocket Scientist
Werner von Braun

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Nov 5 Benito Mussolini frees 16,000 convicts

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • Nov 6 German election - KPD defeats NSDAP

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Nov 8 Franklin Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd President for 1st time

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Nov 9 Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500
  • Nov 9 Riots between conservative and socialist supporters in Switzerland kill 12 and injure 60.
  • Nov 12 24 killed at Lancashire mine explosion
  • Nov 15 Walt Disney Art School created
  • Nov 17 German government of von Papen resigns

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Nov 19 Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German chancellor

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Nov 20 Earthquake at Uden Netherlands
  • Nov 22 Pump patented that computes quantity & price delivered
  • Nov 24 In Washington, D.C., the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory (better known as the FBI Crime Lab) officially opens.
  • Nov 27 Poland & USSR sign non-aggression treaty
  • Nov 28 France & USSR sign not-aggression treaty
  • Nov 29 France signs non-agression pact with Soviet Union
  • Nov 29 USSR & France sign no attack treaty

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 2 Henri Namphy, Cap Hatien Haiti, President of Haiti (1986-88)
  • Nov 2 Romano L Mazzoli, (Rep-D-KY, 1971- )
  • Nov 2 Melvin Schwartz, American Physicist and Nobel Laureate (neutrinos - subatomic particles with no electric charge and virtually no mass), born in New York City
  • Nov 3 Thomas J Manton, (Rep-D-NY, 1985- )
  • Nov 4 Thomas Klestil, President of Austria (d. 2004)
  • Nov 5 Arthur L Liman, trial lawyer (Oliver North), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 7 Harry Lammertink, [Yrrah], Dutch cartoonist (Vrij Netherland)
  • Nov 8 Richard E Lawyer, astronaut, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 8 Ben[jamin William] Bova, US, sci-fi author (Exiled from Earth)
  • Nov 9 Marian Christy, Ridgefield Ct, author (Invasions of Privacy)
  • Nov 22 Keith Wickenden, British politician (d. 1983)
  • Nov 23 Michael Knight, air chief marshall/British leader (NATO)
  • Nov 23 Michel David-Weill, French investment banker
  • Nov 26 Marten Beinema, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Nov 27 Benigno Aquino Jr, Philippine opposition leader; assassinated
  • Nov 29 Jacques Chirac, French politician
  • Nov 30 David Lincoln Lightbown, politician
  • Nov 30 Cho Namchul, South Korean professional Go player (d. 2006)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 9 Nadya Aliluieva, wife of Joseph Stalin, dies at 30
  • Nov 16 Carry van Bruggen, [de Haan], Dutch author (Eva), dies at 51
  • Nov 19 Marie MJ Poupelet, French sculptor/poster artist, dies
  • Nov 21 Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument Argentina), dies
  • Nov 22 William Walker Atkinson, American author (b. 1862)