Historical Events In November - 11
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
1805 Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Dürenstein on this day in history.
1810 Johann/John Zoffany, German painter (Tribuna degl' Uffizi), dies at 77 on November - 11.
1811 Cartagena Colombia declares independence from Spain on this day in history.
1811 On November - 11 ben McCulloch, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
1813 On November - 11 dresden surrenders to allied armies
1821 On November - 11 fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Russia, novelist (Crime & Punishment)
1831 Nat Turner, former slave, led a violent insurrection, hanged with 19 associates in VA on November - 11.
1832 On this day in history paolo Giorza, composer
1836 On this day in history chile declares war on Bolivia & Peru
1836 Thomas Bailey Aldrich, US, author/editor (Story of a Bad Boy) on November - 11.
1838 On November - 11 emma Wedgwood accepts Charles Darwins marriage proposal
1839 On November - 11 the Virginia Military Institute is founded in Lexington, Virginia.
1851 Alvan Clark patents telescope on November - 11.
1860 On this day in history 1st Jewish wedding in Buenos Aires Argentina
1861 Pedro V van Alcantara, king of Portugal (1853-61), dies at 24 on November - 11.
1862 On November - 11 opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia)
1864 On November - 11 sherman's troops destroy Rome, Georgia
1864 On November - 11 alfred Hermann Fried, Germany, pacifist (Nobel 1911)
1865 On November - 11 mary Edward Walker, the first female Army surgeon, awarded Medal of Honor
1865 On November - 11 mary Edward Walker, 1st Army female surgeon, awarded Medal of Honor
1868 1st American amateur track & field meet (NYC) on this day in history.
1868 Edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
1869 Victor Emmanuel III, king of Italy (1900-46)/Ethiopia on this day in history.
1870 Nils Kjaer, Norwegian playwright (Det evige Savn) on November - 11.
1872 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) on this day in history.
1880 Australian Bushranger Ned Kelly is hanged at Melbourne Gaol on November - 11.
1880 On this day in history lucretia Mott, US quaker (1st Woman's Rights Convention), dies
1883 On November - 11 ernest Ansermet, Vevey Switzerland, conductor (Ruilles de Printemps)
1885 On this day in history the birth of George Patton, Controversial World War II US General
1885 George S Patton, US general (Sicily/Italy/Normandy) "Old Blood & Guts" on this day in history.
1887 On November - 11 anarchist Haymarket Martyrs August Spies, Albert Parsons, Adolph Fischer and George Engel are executed.
1887 Roland Young, London England on November - 11.
1887 On November - 11 haymarket defenda
1888 Maulana Azad, 1st minister of education in independent India on this day in history.