Historical Events In November - 30
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1817 Theodor Mommsen, Germ, historian/author (Imperial Lives, Nobel 1902) on November - 30.
1821 Gustavus Woodson Smith, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1896 on November - 30.
1824 First ground is broken at Allenburg for the building of the original Welland Canal on November - 30.
1824 On November - 30 johann Georg Christoph Schetky, composer, dies at 87
1826 George Washington Deitzler, Brig General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
1827 Constantine P Pobedonostsev, Russian reactionary lawyer/senator on this day in history.
1828 On November - 30 jedediah Hotchkiss, Engineer (Confederate Army), died in 1899
1829 On this day in history first Welland Canal opens for a trial run, 5 years to the day from the ground breaking.
1830 On this day in history pius VIII, [Francesco S Castiglioni], Ital Pope (1829-30), dies at 69
1833 On this day in history eight people die when brig Ann Jamieson explodes while moored at King's Wharf, Sydney.
1835 The birth of Mark Twain, American author on November - 30.
1835 Mark Twain, [Samuel L Clemens], author (Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn) on November - 30.
1838 On November - 30 mexico declares war on France
1841 On November - 30 charles Louis W J van Keverberg, Dutch govt official, dies at 73
1843 Jozsef Kiss, Hungarian literary (Zsido Dalok) on this day in history.
1847 On this day in history august Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer
1855 Marie WF Treub, Dutch economist/minister of Agriculture/Finance on November - 30.
1857 Robert Abel, cricketer (The Guv'nor Surrey & England batsman) on November - 30.
1859 On November - 30 sergey Mikhaylovich Lyapunov, composer
1861 Harper's Weekly publishes EE Beers' "All quiet along the Potomac" on November - 30.
1861 On this day in history french Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
1863 On this day in history confederate troops vacate Fort Esperanza, Texas
1863 Andres Bonifacio, leader of 1896 Philippine revolt against Spain on November - 30.
1864 Battle of Franklin, Tennessee on November - 30.
1864 Battle of Franklin Tennessee: Confederate attack fails, 7,700 casualities on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history hiram Bronson Granbury, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 33
1866 On this day in history work begins on first US underwater highway tunnel, Chicago
1866 On this day in history work on the first underwater highway tunnel in the United States began on this day in Chicago, Illinois. Over a three-year period, workers and engineers tunneled underneath the Chicago River, finally completing the 1,500-foot tunnel at a cost of over $500,000
1866 Work begins on 1st US underwater highway tunnel, Chicago on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history the inauguration of a statue of King Charles XII of Sweden takes place in the King's garden in Stockholm.
1870 Cecil Forsyth, composer on November - 30.
1872 1st intl soccer game, Scotland-England 0-0 (Glasgow) on November - 30.
1874 On November - 30 sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was born (prematurely) on this day
1874 On this day in history the birth of Sir Winston Churchill, Former British Prime Minister and war time leader