Today in History
19 November 1902 Zerka-Amman (20 km) line is completed. September 1903, XNUMX The line to Damascus-Der was completed.
19 November 1923 Approximately 1400 workers started to strike at the Eastern Railways Company. The strike lasted until November 27.
November 19, 1938 Atatürk's body was placed in the ball cart from Dolmabahçe and transferred to the Sarayburnu wharf from here to the Yavuz ship with a Victory torpedo. The leader of the Great Leader was brought to Izmit with this ship. Victory was landed with torpedoes. His body moved to Ankara by private train at 20.30:XNUMX.
19 November 1940 Council of Ministers decided to use iron cross beams and import them until they were produced in Karabük Iron and Steel Plant.