November 14th


 

 

 


 

November 14th, 1922

The BBC begins radio service in the United Kingdom.

 

 

November 14th, 1940

The city of Coventry in England is bombed by the German Luftwaffe bombers (german air             forces).The bombing took place during World War II and  completely destroyed the Coventry  Cathedral.

 

 

November 14th, 1951

Zhang Yimou is born. He is a Chinese film director, produser and writer. He has won many awards           and recognitions, like Silver Lion and Gold Lion in the Venice Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize at the      Cannes Film Festival and the Golden Brear at the Berlin Film Festival. His films are characterized by the use of rich color and lyricism. The Hero and The House of Flying Taggers are some of his known works.

 

 

 

November 14th, 1969

NASA launches Appollo 12, the second manned mission to the surface of the moon.

 

 

November 14th, 1989

Orchestra of Colours is founded by the great and internationally recognized Greek composer      Manos Hadjidakis.

orchestra of colours

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