What Happened in November 1780

Historical Events

  • Nov 5 French-American force under Colonel LaBalme is defeated by Miami Chief Little Turtle.

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 3 Victor-Charles-Paul Dourlen, composer
  • Nov 16 Robert Archibald Smith, composer
  • Nov 22 Conradin Kreutzer, composer
  • Nov 22 Jose Cecilio del Valle, Honduran Politician (d. 1834)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 14 Jacobus Houbraken, engraver/illustrator, dies at 81
  • Nov 17 Bernardo Bellotto, Italian painter (b. 1720)
  • Nov 26 James [Denham] Steuart, 4th Baronet, British economist (b. 1712)
  • Nov 29 Maria Theresia Hapsburg, Queen of Austria, dies at 63