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Monday, November 19, 2018.



Birthdays


1600 Charles I, king of England (1625-49); executed by Parliament
1600 Lieuwe van Aitzema, Dutch historian (Matters of State & War)
1607 Erasmus Quellinus II, [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher
1616 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter
1696 Louis Tocqu‚, French painter
1709 Pierre Leclair, composer
1711 Michail V Lomonosov, Russian scholar/poet
1752 George Rogers Clark, frontier leader in Revolutionary War
1752 George Rogers Clark, frontier leader in Revolutionary War
1752 George Rogers Clark, frontier military leader in Revolutionary War
1753 Stanislas Champein, composer
1761 Joseph Supries, composer
1770 Albert Bertel Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen Denmark, sculptor (Dying Lion)
1770 Bertel Thowwaldsen, Danish sculptor
1796 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer
1799 Ren‚-Auguste Cailli‚, French explorer
1805 Ferdinand de Lesseps, French diplomat, built Suez Canal
1805 Ferdinand de Lesseps, French diplomat, built Suez Canal
1805 Ferdinand de Lesseps, France, diplomat (built Suez Canal)
1810 August Willich, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1878
1811 John Ancrum Winslow, Comm (Union Navy), died in 1873
1827 Isaac Munroe St John, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1880
1831 James A. Garfield, 20th President (March 4-September 19, 1881)
1831 James A. Garfield, 20th President (March 4-September 19, 1881)
1831 James A Garfield, Ohio, gen/(R) 20th Pres (March 4-Sept 19, 1881)
1833 Wilhelm Dilthey, German philosopher (Das Leben Schleiermans)
1834 Georg H Quincke, German physicist (test of Quincke)
1835 Fitzhugh Lee, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1905
1846 Emile C Wauters, Belgium, painter (Van der Goes in the Red Monastery)
1855 Billy Bates, cricketer (England all-rounder 1882-87, hat-trick 1883)
1859 Mikhail Mikhayl Ippolitov-Ivanov, Russia, musician (Armenian Rhapsody)
1864 George Barbier, Phila, actor (Tarzan's Revenge, Wife vs Secretary)
1870 Vicente Lleo, composer
1874 Karl Adrian Wohlfart, composer
1875 Michael I Kalinin, Russian metal worker/head of state
1879 Karel van den Oever, Flemish author/poet (Geuzenstad)
1885 Erskine Sanford, Trinidad CO, actor (Angel on My Shoulder)
1886 Fernand Crommelynck, Belgian playwright (Le Cocu Magnificent)
1888 Jos‚ Ra£l Capablanca, Cuba, world chess champion (1921-27)
1894 H. Hopf --1971
1894 H. Hopf --1971
1894 H. Hopf --1971
1894 H. Hopf --1971
1894 H. Hopf --1971
1899 Allen Tate, US, poet (Mr Pope & Other Poems)
1900 Anna Seghers, [Netty Radvanyi-Reiling], German author (7th Cross)
1900 Anton Walbrook, [Adolf Wohlbrook], Vienna Austria, actor (Laura)
1902 Trevor Bardette, Nashville AR, actor (Refugee, None Shall Escape)
1903 Fritz Schmidt, German street photographer
1904 Jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter
1904 Nancy Carroll, [Ann V LaHiff], NYC, actress (Alice-Aldrich Family)
1905 Tommy Dorsey, musician, band leader
1905 Tommy Dorsey, musician, band leader
1905 Tommy Dorsey, Mahanoy Plane Pa, orch leader (Stage Show, Mahogany)
1906 Henri Temianka, composer
1906 Jacques Leguerney, composer
1907 Christian J H English, [Luc Tournier], Neth/Cura‡aos painter/composer
1908 Alan Baxter, East Cleveland OH, actor (Big Town Girl, Rags to Riches)
1908 Mikhail Ivanovich Chulaki, composer
1909 Rose Isabel Williams, sister of Tennessee Williams
1912 Alo‹s Blommaert, Flemish literary (Difficult Beginning)
1912 George E Palade, Romanian/US cell biologist (ribosomen, Nobel 1974)
1917 Indira Gandhi, Indian prime minister (1966-77, 1980-84)
1917 Indira Gandhi, Indian prime minister (1966-77, 1980-84)
1917 Indira Gandhi, Allahabad India, Indian PM (1966-77, 1980-84)
1918 Catherine Elizabeth Pennington, personal assistant
1919 Alan Young, England, actor (Time Machine, Wilbur Post-Mr Ed)
1919 George Fenneman, Peking China, TV announcer (You Bet Your Life)
1920 Ursula Heathcote Nicholls, campaigner
1921 Roy Campanella, Bkln Dodger catcher (NL MVP 1951/53/55)
1922 Stanley K Runcorn, British geophysicist (Doctor of Utrecht)
1926 Jeane J Kirkpatrick, Duncan Okla, US ambassador to UN (R)
1930 Bob Mathias, Tulare Calif, decathelete (Olympics-gold-48)
1931 Brook Benton, soul vocalist (Rainy Night in Georgia)
1933 Larry King
1933 Larry King
1933 Larry King
1933 Larry King
1933 Larry King
1933 Larry King, NYC, radio/TV host "143 Arivadechi" (Larry King Show, CNN)
1934 Dave Guard, rocker
1934 David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
1935 John F Welch Jr, Salem Mass, CEO (GE)
1936 Dick Cavett
1936 Dick Cavett
1936 Dick Cavett
1936 Dick Cavett
1936 Dick Cavett
1936 Dick Cavett, Kearney Neb, talk show host (Dick Cavett Show)
1936 Emin Aristakesian, composer
1936 Michel Decoust, composer
1937 Ray Collins, rocker (Mothers of Invention)
1938 Ted Turner
1938 Ted Turner
1938 Ted Turner
1938 Ted Turner
1938 Ted Turner
1938 Frank Misson, cricketer (Australian pace bowler 1960-61)
1938 Hank Medress, Brooklyn NY, rocker (Tokens-Lion Sleeps Tonight)
1938 Richard Dumbrill, cricketer (S African all-rounder in 5 Tests 1965-67)
1938 Ted Turner, broadcasting mogul/owns (Atlanta Braves)/won America's Cup
1939 Garrick Utley, Chic Ill, newscaster (1st Tuesday, NBC Weekend)
1939 Pete Moore, Detroit MI, rocker (Miracles)
1939 Thomas Harkin, (Sen-D-Iowa, 1985- )
1939 Warren "Pete" Moore, US singer (Miracles-Tears of a Clown)
1940 Alberto Villalpando, composer
1941 Dan Haggerty, Hollywood Calif, actor (Grizzly Adams)
1941 Ivanka Khristova, Bulgaria, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1976)
1942 Calvin Klein
1942 Calvin Klein
1942 Calvin Klein
1942 Calvin Klein
1942 Calvin Klein
1942 Calvin Klein, Bronx, NY, fashion designer (Calvin Klein Jeans, CK)
1942 Gary L Ackerman, (Rep-D-NY, 1983- )
1942 Lawrence Allen Gilbert, Fort Knox KY, PGA golfer (1994 Dallas Reunion)
1943 Fred Lipsius, NYC, rock pianist/sax (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
1943 Sharon Wilder, LPGA golfer
1944 Charlie Coe, rock bassist (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
1946 Joe Correro, Greenwood Ms, rock drummer (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
1947 Bob Boone, San Diego, catcher (Phillies, Angels)
1947 Julian Graham Theodore Hough, actor (Deathwatch, Jabberwocky)
1947 Lamar Smith, (Rep-R-Texas)
1949 Ahmad Rashad, [Bobby Moore], NFL receiver (Minn Vikings)/sportscaster
1949 Dennis Taylor, British snooker champion
1949 Mickey Lee Davis Jr, Tenn, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
1951 Timothy J Penny, (Rep-D-MN, 1983- )
1954 Kathleen Quinlan in Mill Valley Cal, (Rose Garden, Twilight Zone)
1954 Kathleen Quinlan in Mill Valley Cal, (Rose Garden, Twilight Zone)
1954 Annette Guest, US singer (First Choice)
1954 Gail Stanton Memphis TN, playmate (Jun, 1978)
1954 Kathleen Quinlan, Calif, actress (Never Promised You a Rose Garden)
1954 Tom Scheckel, Chicago IL, rock drummer (Buckinghams)
1955 Bill Buttner, Plymouth MA, Nike golfer (1989 Centel Classic-4th)
1955 Gloria Guida, Merano Italy, Miss Teenage Italy (1974)
1956 Eileen Marie Collins, Elmira NY, Mjr USAF/Astronaut (STS 63, 84)
1956 Glynnis O'Connor, NYC, actress (Calif Dreaming, Ode to Billy Joe)
1956 Scott Jacoby, Chicago Ill, actor (Bad Ronald, Return to Horror High)
1957 George Leary, Newmarket Ontario, trap shooter (Olympics-16-92, 96)
1957 Kathy Sanborn, WBL guard (NY Stars)
1957 Otis J Anderson, NFL running back (NY Giants, 1990 Superbowl MVP)
1957 Robert Beltran, actor (Star Trek Voyager)
1957 Sharon Farrah, WBL guard (NY Stars)
1959 Jean-Francois Clervoy, Longeville France, astronaut (STS 66, 84)
1960 "Lovely" Elizabeth, Frankfurt Ky, WWF's 1st lady of wrestling
1960 Matt Sorum, US pop drummer (Guns n' Roses, Like a Suicide) [or Nov 2]
1961 Meg Ryan
1961 Meg Ryan
1961 Meg Ryan
1961 Meg Ryan
1961 Meg Ryan
1961 Grant Ledyard, Winnipeg, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
1961 Meg Ryan, Bethel Ct, actr (When Harry Met Sally, As the World Turns)
1962 Jodie Foster
1962 Jodie Foster
1962 Jodie Foster
1962 Jodie Foster
1962 Jodie Foster
1962 Jodie Foster, Bronx NYC, actress (Taxi Driver, Accused)
1962 Salim Jaffer, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 14 Tests 1986-91)
1963 Justine Greiner, Boston Mass, playmate (February, 1984)
1963 Terry Farrell, Cedar Rapids, actress (Paper Dolls, Jadzia Dax-STDS9)
1964 Jeni Lidgett, Australian 470 class yachter (Olympics-96)
1965 Erik Wilhelm, NFL quarterback (NY Jets)
1966 Brian Wilsterman, soccer player (Dordreecht '90)
1966 Gail Devers, Seattle Wash, 60m/100m hurdler (Olympics-2 gold-92, 96)
1967 Gary Disarcina, Maiden MA, infielder (California Angels)
1968 Gord Fraser, Ottawa Ontario, road race cyclist (Olympics-96)
1968 Matt Darby, NFL safety (Buffalo Bills, Arizona Cardinals)
1968 Steven Penn, Brevard NC, team handball center back (Olympics-1996)
1969 Rod Mapstone, Australian long jumper (Olympics-96)
1969 S rka Lukesov , 1st playmate in Czechoslovkian Playboy (May, 1991)
1970 Berthil de Avest, soccer player (Roda JC/FC Twente)
1970 Bhupinder Singh Jr, cricketer (Punjab & Indian ODI batsman)
1970 Jenni Meno, Pompton Plains NJ, pairs skaters (Olympics-1994)
1970 Larry Tharpe, NFL tackle (Arizona Cardinals, Detroit Lions)
1970 Rickey Brady, NFL tight end (Phila Eagles)
1971 Adrian Griffith, cricketer (West Indian Test opening batsman 1997)
1971 Andy Sheets, Baton Rouge LA, infielder (Seattle Mariners)
1971 Dimitri Yushkevich, Yaroslavl Rus, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leaf)
1971 Michelle Andrews, Newcastle NSW Aust, field hockey striker (Oly-96)
1971 Rickey Brady, WLAF TE (Scotland Claymores)
1972 David Palmer, NFL wide receiver (Minn Vikings)
1973 Daniel Meech, Hastings NZ, equestrian showjumper (Olympics-96)
1973 Jamir Miller, NFL outside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
1973 Savion Glover, dancer/choreographer (Bring in 'da Noise)
1974 Orlando Fuentes, Ellsworth AFB SD, half-lightweight judoka (Oly-96)
1975 Ju-Yeon Choi, Pusan Korea, tennis star (1995 Futures-Seoul-KOR II)
1976 Petr Sykora, Pizen CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, NJ Devils)
1977 Kerri Strug
1977 Kerri Strug
1977 Kerri Strug
1977 Kerri Strug
1977 Kerri Strug
1977 Kerri Strug, Tucson Ariz, gymnast (Olympics-gold-96)
1977 Lady Davina EAB Windsor, daughter of English prince Richard
1997 McCaughey septuplets
1997 McCaughey septuplets
1997 McCaughey septuplets
1997 McCaughey septuplets
1997 McCaughey septuplets
1997 Alexis May McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (2)
1997 Brandon James McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (5)
1997 Joel Steven McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (7)
1997 Kelsey Ann McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (4)
1997 Kenneth Robert McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (1)
1997 Natalie Sue McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (3)
1997 Nathaniel Roy McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (6)

Events


461 St Hilary begins his reign as Catholic Pope
498 Anastasius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
615 Pope Deusdedit/Adeodatus I elected to succeed Boniface IV
1302 Pope Boniface VIII delegates degree "Unam sanctam"
1367 League of Cologne goes against Danish king Waldemar IV
1493 Christopher Columbus discovers Puerto Rico.
1493 Christopher Columbus discovers Puerto Rico.
1493 Christopher Columbus discovers Puerto Rico, on his 2nd voyage
1521 Battle at Milan: Emperor Karel V's/pontifical/Spanish/German troops beat France & occupy Milan
1523 Giulio de' Medici chosen as Pope Clemens VII
1530 Augsburg] Emperor Karel I enables Edict of Worms
1544 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente
1620 Mayflower pilgrims reach Cape Cod
1620 Mayflower pilgrims reach Cape Cod
1620 Mayflower reaches Cape Cod & explores the coast
1621 Rabbi Isaiah b Abraham aha-Levi Horowitz arrives in Israel
1644 1st protestant ministry society in New England
1700 Battle at Narva: Swedish king Karel XII beats Russians
1794 Jakob˜nen Club forms in Paris
1794 Jay Treaty, 1st US extradition treaty, signed with Great Britain
1824 Storm causes St Petersburg flood, killing 10,000
1837 Floridsdorf-Deutsch Wagram railway in Austria opens
1850 Lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate
1861 Julia Ward Howe committed "Battle Hymn of the Republic" to paper
1863 Lincoln delivers his famous address in Gettysburg. Expecting a long speech, the photographer wasn't ready before Lincoln left.
1863 Lincoln delivers his famous address in Gettysburg. Expecting a long speech, the photographer wasn't ready before Lincoln left.
1863 Lincoln delivers his address in Gettysburg; "4 score & 7 years..."
1874 William Marcy "Boss" Tweed, of Tammany Hall (NYC) convicted of defrauding city of $6M, sentenced to 12 years' imprisonment
1879 Natl Assoc of Trotting Horse Breeders determines what "is" a trotter
1887 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Dying Detective" (BG)
1893 1st newspaper color supplement (NY World)
1894 1st mushroom on a stamp (China 1 & 5 Ap)
1894 Dutch troops occupy & plunders palace of Tjakra Negara, Lombok
1895 The pencil is invented.
1895 The pencil is invented.
1895 Frederick E Blaisdell patents the pencil
1896 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Sussex Vampire" (BG)
1903 Carrie Nation attempts to address Senate
1906 London selected to host 1908 Olympics
1909 Former Dutch premier Abraham Kuyper denies corruption
1910 Ferenc Moln…rs "Tester," premieres in Budapest
1911 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy
1919 Treaty of Versailles & League of Nations rejected by US Senate
1919 Treaty of Versailles & League of Nations rejected by US Senate
1919 US Senate rejects (55-39) Treaty of Versailles & League of Nations
1922 Demonstration for a French Language University in Ghent
1923 B‚la Bart•k's "Tancsuite," premieres
1926 British mine strikes after 28 weeks ends
1928 1st issue of Time magazine, Japanese Emperor Hirohito on cover
1932 Joe Kershalla scores 71 points in a college football game
1932 Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German chancellor
1933 Women allowed to vote in Spain (helps right wing)
1939 Don Lash wins 6th straight AAU cross-country 10K championship
1940 Belgian King Leopold III visits Adolf Hitler
1940 German air raid on Birmingham fails
1942 Joseph Goebbels visits "German Theatre in the Niederlanden"
1942 Russia launches winter offensive against Germans along Don front
1943 U-536 sinks in Atlantic Ocean
1946 Bradman scores 119 South Australia v Victoria, 183 mins, 8 fours
1947 200" mirror arrives at Mt Palomar
1948 Belgian govt of Spaak, forms
1949 Prince Rainier III coronation as 30th ruling Prince of Monaco
1950 US General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe
1951 Roy Campanella named NL MVP on his 30th birthday
1951 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1952 North American F-86 Sabre sets world aircraft speed record, 1124 KPH
1952 Spain joins UNESCO
1953 US Supreme Court rules (7-2) baseball is a sport not a business
1953 US VP Richard Nixon visits Hanoi
1955 KXMB TV channel 12 in Bismarck, ND (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting
1957 Antonin Novotny appointed president of Czechoslovakia
1958 First 2 F-27 Fokker's Friendships delivered on Aer Lingus
1959 Ford cancels the Edsel
1959 Ford cancels the Edsel
1959 "Rocky & His Friends" debuts on ABC
1959 Ford cancels Edsel
1960 Mickey Vernon is hired as 1st manager of new Washington team
1961 Houston George Blanda passes for 7 touchdowns vs NY Titans (49-13)
1962 Fidel Castro accepts removal of Soviet weapons
1962 KOET (now KULC) TV channel 9 in Ogden, UT (PBS) begins broadcasting
1962 SN Behrman's "Lord Pengo," premieres in NYC
1962 Todor Zjivkov becomes premier of Bulgaria
1963 Worst Canadian air disaster kills 118 in Montreal
1965 ABC radio begins weekly "Vietnam Update" report
1965 Kellogg's Pop Tarts pastries created
1966 Mad Dog Vachon beats Dick The Bruiser in Omaha, to become NWA champ
1967 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Pensacola Ladies' Golf Invitational
1968 Mali military coup, president Modibo Keita flees
1968 Yankees pitcher Stan Bahnsen wins AL Rookie of Year
1969 Apollo 12's Conrad & Bean become 3rd & 4th humans on Moon
1969 WENY TV channel 36 in Elmira, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
1970 Golden Gate Park Conservatory becomes a State Historical Landmark
1970 Golden Gate Park Conservatory becomes a State Historical Landmark
1970 Golden Gate Park Conservatory becomes a Cal state historical landmark
1970 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1971 Ft Wilderness opens
1972 "Ambassador" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 9 performances
1972 "Dear Oscar" closes at Playhouse Theater NYC after 5 performances
1972 Gershwin Theater (Uris) opens at 1633 Broadway NYC
1972 KFIZ TV channel 34 in Fond du Lac, WI suspends broadcasting
1972 Willy Brandts SPD wins West German election
1973 Elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair
1975 Reds 2nd baseman Joe Morgan is named NL MVP
1976 George Harrison releases "This Song"
1976 Patty Hearst is freed on $15 million bail
1977 Egyptian President Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel.
1977 Egyptian President Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel.
1977 -21] Egyptian president Sadat visits Israel
1977 Canuck's Ron Sedlbauer fails on 3rd penalty shot against Islanders
1977 Egyptian Pres Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel
1977 Libya drops diplomatic relations with Egypt
1978 Gavaskar gets twin cricket tons for India for 2nd time
1979 Astros sign Nolan Ryan, to record 4 year, $4.5 million contract
1979 Chuck Berry released from prison on income tax evasion
1980 CBS TV bans Calvin Klein's jean ad featuring Brooke Shields
1983 Edmonton Oilers beat NJ Devils, 13-4, Wayne Gretzky calls the Devils "a Mickey Mouse organization"
1984 Liquid gas tank in Mexico City explodes; 334 die
1984 NY Met Dwight Gooden, 20, is youngest to be named NL Rookie of Year
1985 Herb Gardner's "I'm Not Rappaport," premieres in NYC
1985 Pres Reagan & Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev meet for 1st time
1986 Phillies 3rd baseman Mike Schmidt wins NL MVP
1986 Tina Howe's "Coastal Disturbances," premieres in NYC
1987 France performs nuclear test
1988 LA Law's Corbin Bernsen marries actress Amanda Pays
1989 US beats Trinidad, 1-0 qualifing for 1990 world soccer cup finals it was US' 1st qualification since 1950
1990 Greyhound files reoganization plan so they can be traded publically
1990 Iraq announces it will free all German hostages
1990 Pittsburgh's Barry Bonds wins NL MVP
1991 Balt Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken wins his 2nd AL MVP
1992 "3 From Brooklyn" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 45 performances
1993 Algerian Moslem fundamentalists uprising, 27 killed
1993 Cura‡aose vote to remain part of Dutch Antilles
1994 Aishwarya Rai, 21, of India, crowned 44th Miss World
1994 Sam's Town Bowling Invitational won by Tish Johnson
1995 "Beatle Anthology" premieres on ABC-TV
1995 "Sacrilege" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 21 performances
1995 "School for Scandal" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 23 performances
1995 83rd CFL Grey Cup: Balt Stallions defeats Calgary Stampeders, 37-20
1995 CNET lauches www.shareware.com
1995 Keelin Curnuck, 23, Ms Venus Swimwear 1994, crowned Miss NY USA
1995 Suicide bomber blasts into Egyptian embassy in Islamabad, kills 16
1996 "God Said, Ha!," opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 22 performances
1996 "Sex & Longing" closes at Cort Theater NYC
1996 Albert Belle, signs record five-year, $55 million with White Sox
1996 Space Shuttle STS 80 (Columbia 21), launches into space
1997 "Eugene Onegin," opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC
1997 "Old Neighborhood," opens at Booth Theater NYC
1997 STS 87 (Columbia 24) launches into orbit

That's All....

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