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  1. A French mathematician named Abraham de Moivre claimed that he noted that he was sleeping an extra 15 minutes each night and calculated the date of his death as the day when the sleep time reached 24 hours, the date was November 27, 1754. On that exact same day, Moivre was found dead in London.

  2. Carmichael died due to complications from prostate cancer on November 15, 1998 at age of fifty-seven in Conakry Guinea.

  3. Margaret Mead died of pancreatic cancer on November 15, 1978 at the age of seventy-six.

  4. Johnson was elected to serve as Tennessee's governor from October 15, 1853 to November 3, 1857 and served as military governor of the state during the Civil War.

  5. That, in response to a reporter who wanted to know if grunge fans had their own slang, the receptionist for Sub Pop Records gave a list of fake slang terms which she invented on the spot. The information appeared in the November 15, 1992 edition of the New York Times.

  6. In 1899 Marconi traveled to the US at the invitation of The New York Herald to cover the America's Cup yacht races and on 15 November 1899 the ocean liner SS St. Paul on which he was returning to England was the first to use wireless to report her immanent arrival.

  7. November 15, 1969 was the date of the largest anti-war demonstration in American history. More than 500,000 people arrived in Washington, D.C. to protest the war and several smaller protests were held on that day across the country.

  8. Mating season of caribou takes place from September to November. Males fight with each other before the most dominant male gets opportunity to mate with females. Winner can mate with 15 to 20 females.

  9. On 25 November 1944, a German rocket fell on a packed Woolworths store in New Cross Road, killing 168 people (including 15 children) and injuring 122 others. The store was particularly busy that day as news of a delivery of hard-to-obtain saucepans generated huge crowds and queues.

  10. On November 15, 1945, The Royal Swedish Academy awarded him the 1944 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "his discovery of the fission of heavy atomic nuclei" but he was still a prisoner of war and unable to attend the ceremony.

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Transits of Mercury occur in May or November. The last four transits occurred on November 15, 1999; May 7, 2003; November 8, 2006; and May 9, 2016. The next will occur on November 11, 2019, and then on November 13, 2032.

50 years ago today (15 November) Craig Breedlove, driving his jet-powered Spirit of America - Sonic 1 vehicle, became the first to break the 600 mph land speed barrier.

The film Phone Booth was originally due to be released on November 15, 2002. However, in October, 2002, the Beltway sniper attacks occurred in the Washington, DC area and due to its striking similarity to the film plot the movie was delayed & later released in theaters on April 2, 2003.

November 15 is "National Bundt Day" - Don't forget to enjoy some delicious cakes!

A Indian lady named Irom Chanu Sharmila has been on hunger strike from 2 November 2000, which is still ongoing after 15 years.

Netflix and Chill' has been a Wikipedia entry since 15 November 2015‎

On 25 November 1944, a German rocket fell on a packed Woolworths store in New Cross Road, killing 168 people (including 15 children) and injuring 122 others. The store was particularly busy that day as news of a delivery of hard-to-obtain saucepans generated huge crowds and queues.

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There are two independence referenda scheduled. New Caledonia, a group of French islands in Oceania, votes on November 4, 2018. Bougainville, a group of Papua New Guinean islands, votes on June 15, 2019 (may be delayed). Both will be recognized. Bougainville is expected to vote for independence.

In November 2017, 15,364 scientists signed a World Scientists' Warning to Humanity: Second Notice

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Philanthropy: Word of the day for November 15, 2016

On 19th of November 2005 the 'Lost' numbers (4, 8, 15, 16, 23, 42) almost came up in the Irish lottery; however the 42 was a 24. So many people had been playing these same numbers that they only received €341 each for matching 5 numbers, instead of the usual €12,000.

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Sadie Hawkins Day was first mentioned in the November 15, 1937 Li'l Abner daily comic strip

Abraham de Moivre, a french mathematician, predicted his death by noting that he was sleeping an extra 15 minutes each night and correctly calculated the date of his death as the day when the sleep time reached 24 hours, November 27, 1754

National Cake Day is November 26, National Cupcake Day is December 15 and National Fruitcake Day is December 27

Geoff Goddard:Geoff Goddard (19 November 1937 – 15 May 2000)[1] was an English songwriter, singer and instrumentalist. Working for Joe Meek in the early 1960s, he wrote songs for Heinz, Mike Berry, Gerry Temple, The Tornados, Kenny Hollywood

NASA Confirms Earth Will Experience 15 Days Of Total Darkness In November 2015

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