November 15 is the 319th day of 2005 (320th in leap years) , with 46 days remaining in 2005
ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY…….
1978 - A chartered DC-8 crashes near Colombo, Sri Lanka, killing 183.
1979 - A package from the Unabomber explodes in the mail on its way to Washington.
1983 - Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is founded.
1985 - A research assistant is injured as a package from the Unabomber addressed to a University of Michigan professor explodes.
1985 - The Anglo-Irish Agreement is signed at Hillsborough Castle by British Prime MinisterMargaret Thatcher and IrishTaoiseachGarret FitzGerald.
1987 - Continental Airlines Flight 1713, a Douglas DC-9-14 jetliner, crashes in a snowstorm at Denver, ColoradoStapleton International Airport, killing 28 occupants, while 54 survive the crash.
1988 - In the Soviet Union, the unmanned Shuttle Buran is launched on her first and last space flight.
1988 - Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: An independent State of Palestine is proclaimed by the Palestinian National Council.
1989 - Sachin Tendulkar makes his Test cricket debut playing for India against Pakistan.
1990 - Space Shuttle program: Space Shuttle Atlantis launches with flight STS-38.
1990 - Producers acknowledge that Milli Vanilli, who won the 1990 "Best Artist" Grammy Award, did not sing themselves on their album.
2000 - A chartered Antonov AN-24 crashes after takeoff from Luanda, Angola killing more than 40 people
2001 - The Microsoft Xbox video game console launches in North America, along with the game Halo: Combat Evolved.
2002 - Hu Jintao becomes general secretary of the Communist Party of China.
2004 - Destiny's Child releases their final album: Destiny Fulfilled.
2004 - New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey leaves office, three months after resigning due to a gay extra-marital affair. State Senator Richard Codey takes over as interim governor.
2005 - Australia: Enormous workers' protest against the right wing government's planned abolition of workers rights in Australia.
1937 - Little Willie John, American singer (d. 1968)
1937 - Yaphet Kotto, American actor
1940 - Sam Waterston, American actor
1942 - Daniel Barenboim, Argentine-born pianist and conductor
1945 - Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Norwegian singer (ABBA)
1947 - Bill Richardson, Governor of New Mexico
1951 - Beverly D'Angelo, American actress
1954 - Aleksander Kwaśniewski, President of Poland
1956 - Michael Hampton, American guitarist (Funkadelic)
1957 - Kevin Eubanks, American jazz guitarist
1963 - Benny Elias, Australian rugby player
1965 - Nigel Bond, English snooker player
1968 - Ol' Dirty *******, American rapper (d. 2004)
1969 - Shane Mack, American politician
1970 - Patrick Mboma, Cameroonian footballer
1979 - Josemi, Spanish footballer
1986 - Sania Mirza, Indian tennis player
1988 - Zena Grey, American actress
And DWT’s - Andi- Pooh'sPal- Ghostlyservant
Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day
Palestine - Independence Day
Roman Empire - Festival in honor of Feronia
Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent
The official skolebrød-day on Sunnland skole, Norway
Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
America Recycles Day