On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Nobel for chemistry awarded to Harold C Urey (deuterium)

Famous Birthdays

  • Joanna Barnes, actress (Parent Trap, Spartacus, Goodbye Charlie), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Peter Dickinson, English composer, born in Lytham St Annes, Lancashire

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Dreesmann, German-Dutch manufacturer (Vroom & Dreesman), dies at 80