Today in History
19 November 1902 Zerka-Amman (20 km) line is completed. September 1903 Damascus-Der'a line was completed.
19 November 1923 The 1400 worker started the strike at the Orient Railways Company. The strike 27 lasted until November.
19 November 1938 Atatürk's body was put into the cannon from Dolmabahçe and transported to the Yavuz ship with the torch of Zafer from Sarayburnu docks. Great naval was brought to Izmit with this ship. Victory landed on the torpedo. Naşı moved to Ankara on a special train at 20.30.
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.