What Happened in November 1675

Historical Events

  • Nov 2 A combined attack by the Plymouth, Rhode Island, Massachusetts Bay and Connecticut colonies attacks the Great Swamp Fort, owned by the Narragansetts during King Philip's War.
  • Nov 4 Storm hits Western Europe: flood in Amsterdam
  • Nov 11 Gottfried Leibniz demonstrated integral calculus for the first time to find the area under the graph of y = f(x) function.
  • Nov 14 Pope Clemens X declares Gorcumse martyrs divine

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Nov 22 English king Charles II adjourns parliament

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 11 Guru Teg Bahadur Ji, 9th sikh guru

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 5 Kurt S Adeler, Danish admiral/ship designer, dies at 52
  • Nov 11 Thomas Willis, English Physician (epidemiology, anatomy of the brain and nervous system), dies at 54
  • Nov 20 Francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68)
  • Nov 28 Leonard Hoar, American President of Harvard University (b. 1630)
  • Nov 28 Basil Feilding, 2nd Earl of Denbigh, English Civil War soldier (c. 1608)
  • Nov 30 Cæcilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, colonial Governor of Maryland (b. 1605)