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5 November

1138 – Vietnam – Ly Anh Tong became emperor, aged 2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ly_Anh_Tong

1426 – China – Battle of Tốt Động – Chúc Động began. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_T%E1%BB%91t_%C4%90%E1%BB%99ng_%E2%80%93_Ch%C3%BAc_%C4%90%E1%BB%99ng

1530 – Netherlands – Reimerswaal flooded. http://www.deltawerken.com/St.-Felixflood-(1530)/497.html


1605 – England – Guy Fawkes arrested having been part of Robert Catesby’s plot to destroy the House of Lords. https://youtu.be/StwIeUnz0FQ http://www.gunpowder-plot.org/

1757 – Holy Roman Empire – Battle of Rossbach (Seven Years’ War). http://www.britishbattles.com/frederick/battle-rossbach.htm

1768 – USA – Treaty of Fort Stanwix signed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Fort_Stanwix

1805 – Austria – Battle of Amstetten (War of the Third Coalition). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Amstetten

1829 – Denmark – Technical University of Denmark opened. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technical_University_of_Denmark


1831 – USA – Trial of Nat Turner. https://youtu.be/LqpTqRhyd1w WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing  http://nclawreview.org/documents/91/5/brophy.pdf

1854 – Russian Empire – Battle of Inkerman (Crimean War). http://www.britishbattles.com/crimean-war/inkerman.htm

1862 – USA – Trial ended of 392 Dakota warriors (Dakota War). http://usdakotawar.org/history/aftermath/trials-hanging

1864 – USA – Battle of Johnsonville ended (American Civil War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Johnsonville


1872 – USA – Susan B Anthony voted during presidential election. https://youtu.be/23O02q0JgKw https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_B._Anthony#United_States_v._Susan_B._Anthony.5B103.5D

1881 – NZ – Parihaka Attack. https://nzhistory.govt.nz/occupation-pacifist-settlement-at-parihaka

1913 – Bavaria – King Otto deposed, Ludwig III became king. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_of_Bavaria https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludwig_III_of_Bavaria


1916 – USA – Everett Massacre. https://youtu.be/GZsO-iiLVBA WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everett_Massacre

1925 – USSR – British Secret Agent Sidney Reilly executed by OGPU. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sidney_Reilly


1940 – Iceland – HMS Jervis Bay sunk by German warship Admiral Scheer, 186 killed (WWII). https://youtu.be/QhgJF1g6PrM WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Jervis_Bay

1942 – Norway – Luftwaffe plane crashed at Rendalen, Hedmark, 5 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19421105-1

1942 – Papua New Guinea – USAAF plane crashed near Natunga, 8 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19421105-2

1943 – Libya – BOAC plane crashed near Sollum, 19 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19431105-2


1943 – Italy – Vatican City bombed (WWII). https://youtu.be/VWGoaQRpCGs http://www.telegraph.co.uk/history/world-war-two/7813894/Wartime-Pope-begged-allies-not-to-bomb-Rome.html

1945 – Columbia – Joined the United Nations. http://www.un.org/en/members/

1946 – Russia – Aeroflot/Turkmenistan plane crashed near Yamshchina, Miskovskaya Region, 5 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19461105-0

1946 – Russia – Aeroflot plane crashed at Moskva-Vnukovo Airport, 13 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19461105-1

1946 – Russia – Aeroflot/Lithuania plane crashed at Moskva-Vnukovo Airport, 1 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19461105-2

1950 – North Korea – Battle of Pakchon (Korean War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Pakchon

1951 – USA – Transocean Air Lines Flight 5763 crashed at Tucumcari Airport, NM, 1 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19511105-0

1954 – USA – J Fox plane crashed near Glastonbury, CT, 1 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19541105-0

1955 – Mexico – Mexican Government plane crashed at Lake Texcoco, 4 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19551105-0


1967 – UK – Hither Green rail crash, 49 killed. https://youtu.be/B0rB2jIBvRw WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/docsummary.php?docID=99

1983 – UK – Byford Dolphin diving bell accident, 5 killed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byford_Dolphin#Diving_bell_accident

2009 – USA – Gunman at Fort Hood, Texas, 13 killed. http://www.nbcnews.com/id/33678801/ns/us_news-crime_and_courts/t/gunman-kills-wounds-fort-hood/

2010 – Pakistan – Plane crashed near Karachi, 21 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20101105-0

2013 – India – Mars Obiter Mission launched. http://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2013/11/india-mars-debut-pslv-mom/


2015 – Brazil – Bento Rodrigues Dam disaster. https://youtu.be/k0PWRiEWMTY WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing   http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-29/bhp-samarco-dam-collapse-brazil-linked-to-ramping-up-production/7201022

York

1855 – Group of Gentlemen met at Golden Lion, St. Sampson’s Square, to celebrate 1st anniversary of Battle of Inkerman.

2010 – Stone memorial for Rowntree’s employees who died in the World Wars was unveiled outside factory. http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/8619600.Nestl___unveils_new_memorial__to_factory___s_war_heroes/