November 1935 in History

Events in History


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Nov 1 T. S. Eliot's play "Murder in the Cathedral" premieres in London

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot
  • Nov 3 George II returns to Greece & regains monarchy
  • Nov 5 Maryland Court of Appeals orders University of Maryland to admit Donald Murray, a black man
  • Nov 5 Parker Brothers launches game of Monopoly
  • Nov 6 1st test flight of Hawker Hurricane fighter aircraft
  • Nov 9 Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) labor union forms
  • Nov 11 Explorer 2 balloon sets altitude record of 72,000 feet over SD
  • Nov 12 Egas Moniz performs the first modern brain surgery on the frontal lobes to treat mental disorders, at Santa Marta Hospital in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Nov 13 Anti-British riots in Egypt

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Nov 14 FDR proclaims Philippine Islands a free commonwealth

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Nov 14 Nazis deprive German Jews of their citizenship
  • Nov 15 Commonwealth of Philippines inaugurated
  • Nov 21 Jean Giraudoux' "La Guerre de Troie n'Aura" premieres in Paris
  • Nov 22 Flying boat "China Clipper" takes off from Alameda, California, carrying 100,000 pieces of mail on 1st trans-Pacific airmail flight
  • Nov 24 King George II returns to Greece after 12 years
  • Nov 24 The Senegalese Socialist Party holds its second congress.
  • Nov 25 International Institute for Social History (IISG) forms in Amsterdam
  • Nov 29 Michael Savage becomes 1st Labour premier of NZ

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Nov 29 Physicist Erwin Schrödinger publishes his famous thought experiment 'Schrödinger's cat', a paradox that illustrates the problem of the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Erwin Schrödinger
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Erwin Schrödinger

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 1 Edward Said, Palestinian-born literary critic (d. 2003)
  • Nov 1 Charles Koch, American businesman and philanthropist (Koch Industries), - 6th= richest person in the world (2015), born in Wichita, Kansas
  • Nov 7 Willibrordus S Rendra, Indonesia, poet (Ballad orang-orang tertjina)
  • Nov 8 Alfonso López Trujillo, Colombian Cardinal Bishop
  • Nov 10 Ronald Ellwin Evans, St Francis Ks, Captain USN/astronaut (Apollo 17)
  • Nov 10 Igor Dmitrievich Novikov, Russian astrophysicist
  • Nov 10 Bernard Babior, American biochemist
  • Nov 13 Thomas Augustine Martin, academic
  • Nov 13 George Carey, Archbishop of Canterbury
  • Nov 14 Gennadi Aleksandrovich Dolgopolov, cosmonaut
  • Nov 14 Hussein ibn Talal I, king of Jordan (1953- )
  • Nov 14 Jakusho Kwong, Santa Rosa California, head of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center
  • Nov 15 Ariston Muguranayanga Chambati, politician/businessman
  • Nov 16 Elizabeth Drew, journalist (Politics & Money: The Road to Corruption)
  • Nov 16 France-Albert Rene, president of Seychelles (1977- )
  • Nov 18 Frank Joseph Kofsky, teacher/writer
  • Nov 18 Rudolf Bahro, German dissident (d. 1997)
  • Nov 18 Rodney Hall, Australian author
  • Nov 19 Jack Welch, American businessman and CEO of General Electric, born in Salem, Massachusetts
  • Nov 19 Rashad Khalifa, Egyptian imam (d. 1990)
  • Nov 23 Dean A Gallo, (Rep-R-NJ, 1985- )
  • Nov 23 Vladislav Nikolayevich Volkov, cosmonaut (Soyuz 7, 11), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Nov 24 Ronald V Dellums, (Rep-D-California, 1971- ), born in Oakland, California
  • Nov 28 Randolph Stow, author/poet (Suburbs of Hell)
  • Nov 28 Prince Hitachi, Japanese royalty

Weddings in History

  • Nov 6 English Prince Henry weds Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott

Deaths in History

  • Nov 7 Lidj Jasu, emperor of Ethiopia, dies at 39
  • Nov 9 Paolo Orsi, Italian Archaeologist, dies at 76
  • Nov 14 J Wouter[us] van Dieren, biologist (Terschelling), dies

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Nov 20 John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe, British Admiral of the Fleet, dies of pneumonia at 75

British Admiral of the Fleet John Rushworth Jellicoe
British Admiral of the Fleet
John Rushworth Jellicoe
  • Nov 30 Fernando A N Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Book of Disquiet), dies at 47