Historical Events for 15th November 2023

1715 – Barrier Treaty, Austria cedes area to Netherlands
1777 – Articles of Confederation, the first constitution of the United States, is approved by the Continental Congress
1898 – British naval officer David Beatty promoted to commander after Sudan Campaign
1899 – Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill captured by Boers in Natal
1921 – KYW-AM in Philadelphia PA begins radio transmissions
1922 – British General Election: Conservative party wins a majority under Andrew Bonar Law
1939 – The first unemployment compensation law, under the Social Security Act, that of the District of Columbia, was approved for grants by the Social Security Board
1961 – Roger Maris is voted AL MVP
1967 – Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Yastrzemski wins AL MVP
2019 – Pakistan becomes the 1st country to introduce a vaccine against typhoid, targeting 10 million children

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