November 23 in History – What happened on 23 November in Past

✅ Published on November 23rd, 2019 in November in History

23 November - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on November 23, the day number in a year is 327 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 328. November 23 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

November 23 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1165Pope Alexander III returned to Rome after exile.
1499Perkin Warbeck, a pretender to the English throne during thereign of King Henry VII, was hanged after reportedly attempting toescape from the Tower of London.
1705Nicholas Rowe's play "Ulysses" premiered in London.
1723The province of Carolina was incorporated into New Bern as New Bern (later became the capital of North Carolina).
1733African slaves from Akwamu in the Danish West Indies revoltedagainst their owners, one of the earliest and longest slave revolts inthe Americas.
1808Battle of Tudela: French Marshal Lens defeated a Spanish army.
1810English actress Sarah Booth began her Hollywood career at the Theater Royal, Covent Garden.
1848The Women's Medical Educational Society was established in Boston.
1863Patents were granted for the first time to create a color photo process.
1867The Manchester Martyrs were hanged in Manchester, England, forkilling a police officer while helping two Irish nationalists escapefrom police custody.
1876William 'Boss' Tweed a New York City politician whohad been arrested for embezzlement, was handed to US authorities afterhaving escaped from prison to Spain.
1876Porfirio Díaz was made President of Mexico.
1890King William III of the Netherlands died.
1890The first general election was held in Italy.
1892Belgium defeated Arabia in the Battle of Lomani Congo. About 3000 people died in the war.
1909The Wright brothers set up the company with the capital of $ 1 million to produce the aircraft.
1924Edwin Hubble's discovery that Andromeda, previously believed tobe a nebula, is actually another galaxy, and that the Milky Way is onlyone of many such galaxies in the universe, was first published in anewspaper.
1924Edwin Hubble published evidence in a newspaper that theAndromeda Nebula, previously believed to be part of the Milky Way, isactually another galaxy, one of many in the universe.
1927The company named Automated Musical Instruments produced the first juke box.
1934An Anglo-Ethiopian boundary commission in the Ogadenencountered a garrison of Somalis in Italian service at Walwal, whichled to the Abyssinia Crisis.
1937The country's renowned physicist, biologist and archaeologist Jagdishchandra Basu died.
19466000 people were killed in a fierce fire in a French naval ship in the city of Haiphyong, Vietnam.
1955The Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean were transferred fromBritish to Australian control.
1963The first episode of Doctor Who, the world's longest-runningscience fiction television show, was broadcast on BBC television,starring William Hartnell as the first incarnation of the title role.
1967Former South African batsman Gary Kirsten was born. The Indian team won the World Cup in 2011 under his coaching.
1971China became a member of the UN Security Council.
19802600 people died due to earthquake in Italy.
1983The Commonwealth Summit was held in New Delhi for the first time in the country.
1984Around 1000 people were trapped in a fire at London's busiest Oxford Circus station.
1992IBM introduced the Simon a handheld, touchscreenmobile phone and PDA that is considered the first smartphone.
1996Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961 was hijacked, then crashed intothe Indian Ocean near Comoros after running out of fuel, killing 125 ofthe 175 people on board.
2005An explosion at a chemical factory on the Songhua River in northeastern China discharges high levels of toxic benzene into the river water.
2005Ellen Johnson Sirleaf won the Liberian general election, making her the first democratically elected female head of state in Africa.
2006Alexander Litvinenko, the Russian ex-spy who was poisoned in London last weekend, dies. He had earlier been put on a ventilator a heart failure.
2007An Israeli psychiatrist and reserve officer has been accused of providing classified information to Russia, Hamas and Iran.
2008According to human rights activists and opposition politicians in Russia's southern republic of Ingushetia is now in a state of civil war.
2009The family of Jean Charles de Menezes, who was mistakenly shot dead by the Metropolitan Police in London in 2005, reach a compensation deal with police, resolving "all litigation" between them.
2009A crowd of people on their way to register the candidacy ofEsmael Mangudadatu in the upcoming election for Governor of Maguindanao,Philippines, were attacked by supporters of his rival, resulting in atleast 57 deaths.
2009Innocent-innocent 32 media persons were executed in the Philippines.
2010Qantas announces that its fleet of Airbus A380 super jumbos will start returning to service on Saturday.
2010In response to artillery exercises held near the border betweenthe two nations, North Korea bombarded Yeonpyeong Island, killing fourSouth Korean soldiers and injuring 19 others.
2011The European Space Agency claims to have made contact with Russia's stranded Fobos-Grunt probe, two days after the closure of the spacecraft's window for launch to Mars.
2011Arab Spring-After 11 months of protests in Yemen, the Yemenipresident Ali Abdullah Saleh agreed to transfer power to Vice PresidentAbd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
2012Opposition leaders in Egypt call for large objections after President of Egypt Mohamed Morsi passed a ruling giving himself extensive new powers. Remonstrations for and against his judgment are taking place in Cairo, and violence has befallen Egypt.
2013Syrian government air strikes around the northern Syrian city of Aleppo kill 40 people.
2014Kenyan security forces cross into Somalia and kill 100 members of Al-Shabaab in response to the terrorist group hijacking a bus and killing 28 people.

Famous Birthdays of November 23 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1924Colin Turnbull / Author / United Kingdom
1950Nrisingha Prasad Bhaduri / Author / India
1970Danny Hoch / Actor / United States of America
1925Elaine Horseman / Author / United Kingdom
1990Shaun Hutchinson / Footballer / United Kingdom
1930Robert Easton / Actor / United States of America
1974Saku Koivu / Ice Hockey Player / Finland
1897Karl Gebhardt / Physician / Germany
1945Tony Pond / Racing Car Driver / United Kingdom
1978Kayvan Novak / Actor / United Kingdom
1961Nicolas Bacri / Composer / France
1978Alison Mosshart / Writer / United States of America
1966Jerry Kelly / Golfer / United States of America
1875Anatoly Lunacharsky / Politician / Russia
1889Harry Sunderland / Business Man / United Kingdom
1978Tommy Marth / Saxophonist / United States of America
1929Hal Lindsey / Author / United States of America
1979Kelly Brook / Actress / United Kingdom
1933Krzysztof Penderecki / Composer / Poland
1987Ossi Kanervo / Figure Skater / Finland
1982Igor Kuzmin / Rower / Estonia
1945Assi Dayan / Actor / Israel
1907Lars Leksell / Physician / Sweden
1916Michael Goff / Actor / United Kingdom
1967Salli Richardson / Actress / United States of America
1553Prospero Alpini / Physician / Italy
1950Carlos Eire / Author / United States of America
1902Victor Jory / Actor / United States of America
1955Ludovico Einaudi / Pianist / Italy
1719Spranger Barry / Actor / Ireland

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