Historical Events In November - 11
Monday, 18 March 2019
1805 On November - 11 napoleonic Wars: Battle of Dürenstein
1810 Johann/John Zoffany, German painter (Tribuna degl' Uffizi), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1811 On this day in history cartagena Colombia declares independence from Spain
1811 Ben McCulloch, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 on this day in history.
1813 Dresden surrenders to allied armies on this day in history.
1821 Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Russia, novelist (Crime & Punishment) on this day in history.
1831 On this day in history nat Turner, former slave, led a violent insurrection, hanged with 19 associates in VA
1832 Paolo Giorza, composer on November - 11.
1836 On this day in history chile declares war on Bolivia & Peru
1836 On this day in history thomas Bailey Aldrich, US, author/editor (Story of a Bad Boy)
1838 Emma Wedgwood accepts Charles Darwins marriage proposal on November - 11.
1839 The Virginia Military Institute is founded in Lexington, Virginia on November - 11.
1851 On November - 11 alvan Clark patents telescope
1860 1st Jewish wedding in Buenos Aires Argentina on November - 11.
1861 On November - 11 pedro V van Alcantara, king of Portugal (1853-61), dies at 24
1862 Opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia) on this day in history.
1864 Sherman's troops destroy Rome, Georgia on this day in history.
1864 On November - 11 alfred Hermann Fried, Germany, pacifist (Nobel 1911)
1865 Mary Edward Walker, the first female Army surgeon, awarded Medal of Honor on November - 11.
1865 Mary Edward Walker, 1st Army female surgeon, awarded Medal of Honor on this day in history.
1868 1st American amateur track & field meet (NYC) on November - 11.
1868 On this day in history edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist
1869 Victor Emmanuel III, king of Italy (1900-46)/Ethiopia on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history nils Kjaer, Norwegian playwright (Det evige Savn)
1872 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) on November - 11.
1880 On November - 11 australian Bushranger Ned Kelly is hanged at Melbourne Gaol.
1880 Lucretia Mott, US quaker (1st Woman's Rights Convention), dies on November - 11.
1883 On November - 11 ernest Ansermet, Vevey Switzerland, conductor (Ruilles de Printemps)
1885 On November - 11 the birth of George Patton, Controversial World War II US General
1885 On November - 11 george S Patton, US general (Sicily/Italy/Normandy) "Old Blood & Guts"
1887 Anarchist Haymarket Martyrs August Spies, Albert Parsons, Adolph Fischer and George Engel are executed on this day in history.
1887 Roland Young, London England on this day in history.
1887 Haymarket defenda on November - 11.
1888 On November - 11 maulana Azad, 1st minister of education in independent India