Famous People Born in November 1832

  • Nov 1 Johann Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, composer
  • Nov 5 William Woods Averell, Major General (Union Army), (d. 1900)
  • Nov 7 Andrew Dickson White, educator/1st president of Cornell
  • Nov 9 Émile Gaboriau, French writer (d. 1873)
  • Nov 11 Paolo Giorza, composer
  • Nov 18 Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Swedish explorer (d. 1901)
  • Nov 22 George Henry Chapman, Bvt Maj Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1882)
  • Nov 26 Mary Edwards Walker, American doctor/women's rights leader and only woman to receive Medal of Honor (bravery during Civil War)
  • Nov 26 Karl Rudolf König, German physicist (d. 1901)

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Nov 29 Louisa May Alcott, American author (Little Women), born in Germantown, Pennsylvania (d. 1888)